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Tornadoes tear through Dallas County; Hit Forney area

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POSTED: Tuesday, April 3, 2012 - 5:28pm

UPDATED: Tuesday, April 10, 2012 - 10:19am

A tornado ripped through Dallas County today, damaging structures and vehicles.

The tornado overturned and smashed tractor trailers on the ground, launching some of them high into the air.

Officials expect considerable damage in some areas of the tornado's path.

At this point, there are no reports of any injuries.

Check out the amazing chopper footage from KXAS News, posted above.

From the City of Forney website:

There has been confirmation that a tornado(s) has touched down in Forney. The City is currently assessing the storm damage. If you have a non-emergency situation, please refrain from contacting City Hall or the Police department at this time. If you are in an emergency situation please call 911. Please be patient. We will post further updates as accurate information becomes available.

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