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Tornado damages homes near Indianapolis

Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 00:41

A tornado spotted near Plainfield, Indiana, damaged several homes and left over 2,500 residents without power. Jillian Kitchener reports.

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They're left to clean-up and rebuild, after a line of severe thunderstorms moved through central Indiana Tuesday afternoon. Several homes and vehicles were badly damaged after a tornado hit the Plainfield area, southwest of Indianapolis. With it, downed power lines and uprooted trees. (SOUNDBITE) (English) PLAINFIELD RESIDENT, JACOB DANIELS, SAYING: "Everything started to shake and things started flying so I went into my game room." Now that the dust has settled, they're left to pick up the pieces of their damaged home. (SOUNDBITE) (English) UNIDENTIFIED WORKER, SAYING: "Right when we first got here I noticed there was a chunk of shingles missing off the front." More than 25-hundred residents lost power in the vicious storms. A rough start to Indiana's summer.

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Tornado damages homes near Indianapolis

Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 00:41