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8 injured in Mercer County, Ohio after possible tornado

Mercer County Emergency Management Director Mike Robbins tells WFFT that 8 people suffered non-life threatening injuries after a possible tornado in Celina Sunday afternoon.

Posted: Nov 6, 2017 9:39 AM
Updated: Nov 6, 2017 12:19 PM

CELINA, Ohio (WFFT)- Mercer County Emergency Management Director Mike Robbins tells WFFT that 8 people suffered non-life threatening injuries after a possible tornado in Celina Sunday afternoon.

Robbins says 7 people were struck by flying debris, and another was injured in a car accident as a result of the severe weather.

Many homes and businesses in Mercer County suffered major damage from the storms, and power lines are down.

WFFT will update this story as more details become available.

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