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NWS confirms Friday tornado in Fredericksburg

Monday - 4/22/2013, 11:40am  ET

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (AP) -- The National Weather Service has confirmed a tornado touched down in Fredericksburg.

The weather service says the tornado tore the roof off an apartment building, uprooted trees and ripped off ventilation units and roofing materials at a shopping plaza where it touched down Friday evening.

The tornado traveled about three-quarters of a mile before it dissipated. Winds reached up to 90 miles per hour.

There were no injuries.


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