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Storm Causes Damage, Spurs Severe Weather Warnings

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DOVER, Del. (AP) - Delaware officials are reporting property damage and power outages from a storm that brought high winds, hail and rain to the Delmarva region.
    
National Weather Service forecasters posted tornado warnings a line of strong thunderstorms moved through the area Thursday.
    
The chief of the Hartly volunteer fire company in Kent County, Delaware, reported a house collapse with people trapped, and a tree falling onto another house in central Delaware.
    
There were no immediate reports of injuries.
    
Delmarva Power reported about 2,400 customers without power in Delaware and on Maryland's Eastern Shore. The Delaware Electric Cooperative, which serves mainly rural areas of central and southern Delaware, reported about 1,900 customers were without power.

 

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