Short-lived tornado hits Johnston County

Posted on: 3:43 pm, February 27, 2013, by

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JOHNSTON COUNTY, N.C.– The National Weather Service in Raleigh has confirmed that a short-lived tornado swept through Johnston County on Tuesday night, WTVD reports.
The twister that packed winds of 65 to 85 miles per hour, destroyed an old two-story tobacco barn in Micro, according to the report.

Several homes and a car port were also damaged.

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