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Tornado damage in Prairieville grows

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Posted: Mar 21, 2012 10:31 PM by Ashley Rodrigue
Updated: Mar 21, 2012 10:31 PM
Source: WBRZ

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Topics: tornado, damage, Prairieville

ASCENSION PARISH- A F1 tornado touched down in several neighborhoods in Prairieville Wednesday.

The area near Prairieville Middle suffered the most damage, leaving multiple homes without roofs, damaging vehicles and spewing personal belongings everywhere.

Many people were already in repair mode by the afternoon, while others stayed in shock over actually experiencing a tornado in Southeast Louisiana.

The National Weather Service traveled through the town to assess damage, before confirming a tornado was to blame and determining its strength.

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