Weather Alert

Tornado, storms cause damage in Marble Rock, northeastern Iowa

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MARBLE ROCK, Iowa (AP) — Officials in north-central and northeastern Iowa say a tornado caused significant damage, especially in the small town of Marble Rock. 

Emergency management officials cited power lines and trees knocked over after a tornado touched down about 6 p.m. Friday in the town of about 300 people. There were no immediate reports of serious injuries. 

The Marble Rock Fire Department says several buildings were damaged south and east of town, and crops were damaged across the region. 

Storm damage was also reported near the towns of Calmar and Monona.

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