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Tornado touches down in Irwin County

Tifton (Source: Linda Sanchez) Tifton (Source: Linda Sanchez)
IRWIN CO., GA (WALB) -

During the tornado warnings Monday afternoon, Irwin County Deputies and Department of Transportation officials reported a tornado on the ground southwest of Ocilla.

Crews said it was in the vicinity of Hwy 319 and 5 Bridges Road. The tornado was spotted during a tornado warning of Irwin County and Coffee County that expired at 3:00 p.m.

There was no immediate damage reported.

This is a developing story. Stay with WALB for the latest.

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