EF-1 tornado touches down north of Atlanta - CBS46 News

EF-1 tornado touches down north of Atlanta

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CHATSWORTH, GA (CBS46) -

An EF-1 tornado touched down in northwest Georgia on Wednesday.

The twister touched down in Murray County about three miles west of Chatsworth.

According to a damage survey from the National Weather Service, a barn was destroyed and a roof was peeled off a building. Additionally, an apartment complex had roof damage and a school was hit with severe damage to its baseball complex.

Minor damage also occurred at some homes along Chestnut Street.

Winds in the tornado were estimated at 85-90 mph.

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