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Tornado damage seen across Mercer County

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Damage could be seen on and near Route 29 close to the Indiana-Ohio border. Damage could be seen on and near Route 29 close to the Indiana-Ohio border.
Along the tornado's path, some homes were littered with tree branches and debris while others were hit with collapsed barns and garages. Along the tornado's path, some homes were littered with tree branches and debris while others were hit with collapsed barns and garages.

Local communities are still assessing the damage after the tornadoes that rolled through Celina and Wabash, some finding they were luckier than others.

Damage could be seen on and near Route 29 close to the Indiana-Ohio border. Friends and families of the affected were out helping clean up efforts. Along the tornado's path, some homes were littered with tree branches and debris while others were hit with collapsed barns and garages. 

"I'm very, very grateful that nothing around here seemed to be really damaged like it was in Celina," St. Marys resident, Penni Carroll said. " There was a roof that had collapsed on a garage from a tree and there's major trees uprooted. I didn't see any when we were driving around last night that had actually damaged houses."

Despite all the damage, there were no fatalities reported, resulting from the tornadoes.

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