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EF1 Tornado confirmed in Mitchell Co.

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BACONTON, GA (WALB) -

Emergency Management Officials in Mitchell County have confirmed that an EF-1 tornado, with 95 mile per hour winds, hit Mitchell County on Monday night.

Clark Harrell, the EMA Director for Mitchell County spoke with the National Weather Service earlier this afternoon.

Harrell has confirmed that at least 47 homes in the Baconton vicinity were damaged by this storm.

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