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UPDATE: NWS says E-F1 caused heavy damage in Carbon Hill on Easter

Published: Apr. 13, 2020 at 1:22 PM CDT
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CARBON HILL, Ala. (WBRC) - UPDATE: NWS BHM says Carbon Hill was hit with an EF1 with 100 miles an hour winds on Easter.

Storms slammed Carbon Hill Sunday night, leaving a lot of damage behind.

At one point, the entire city was shut off from anyone being allowed in.

Carbon Hill was closed Sunday night with no one allowed in or out.

A Walker County Sheriff’s Deputy said there were some minor injuries like broken bones and scratches, but he said the city looked “pretty rough.”

TJ Armstrong with the Walker County Sheriff’s Office said homes were damaged and some mobile homes on Nauvoo Lane were overturned in the storms.

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