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27aprAll DayTanner-East Limestone-Harvest (Limestone and Morgan Counties) AL EF5 Tornado – April 27, 2011

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A haunting photograph of a broken wheelchair among debris strewn from the Carter’s Gin Subdivision. Image from Bob Graham.

On April 27, 2011, an EF5 tornado marched through portions of Limestone and Madison Counties, AL. 13 died, 151 were injured, and damage costs amounted to roughly $1.2 billion. Here are the experiences of the communities affected.

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