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27aprAll DayMount Hope-Langtown-Chalybeate Springs-Hillsboro (Lawrence and Morgan Counties) AL EF5 Tornado- April 27, 2011

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A view of several destroyed homes and mobile homes in NW Mount Hope. Near center was where the Adams family lived. At bottom left was the location of Gary Dobbs’ home and the OH! Bryans restaurant. Image created using USGS/Atlantic Group aerial imagery taken May 1, 2011.

A horrific EF5 tornado tore through Lawrence and Morgan Counties, AL, on April 27, 2011. Fourteen were killed, and at least 100 were injured across the communities of Mount Hope, Langtown, Chalybeate Springs, and Hillsboro. Here are the stories of the residents who dealt with this twister.

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