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Overnight storms cause damage in Washington Co. Illinois

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Serious weather damage is being reported in Washington County Illinois.

That storm blew through the area of Hoyleton, Illinois just between 11:00 p.m. and midnight Sunday.

The National Weather Service says storms knocked down trees and power lines, and damaged homes and businesses in Hoyleton.

Washington County dispatchers say there is still a lot of debris on the roads, especially on East Main Street in Hoyleton, which is State Highway 177.

Highway 177 will be closed to traffic on 177 crews can get that debris cleaned up.

Power outages are also prevalent in that area.

So far, no injuries have been reported.

KFVS12 has calls out to Emergency Management officials to get more details on the damage. If you live in Hoyleton or the surrounding area and have pictures or video of the damage there, send it to cnews@kfvs12.com.

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