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Church steeple blown off by wind in Poplar Bluff, MO

This church steeple was blown off in the wind in Poplar Bluff, Mo. (Source: Jessie Hampton/Facebook) This church steeple was blown off in the wind in Poplar Bluff, Mo. (Source: Jessie Hampton/Facebook)
The church steeple hangs from the top of the church. (Source: Westwood Baptist Church) The church steeple hangs from the top of the church. (Source: Westwood Baptist Church)
Heavy equipment is brought in to move the steeple. (Source: Westwood Baptist Church) Heavy equipment is brought in to move the steeple. (Source: Westwood Baptist Church)
(Source: Westwood Baptist Church) (Source: Westwood Baptist Church)
(Source: Westwood Baptist Church) (Source: Westwood Baptist Church)
POPLAR BLUFF, MO (KFVS) -

There's no doubt it was a windy day on Tuesday, March 6.

A steeple on the Westwood Baptist Church was blown off.

According to the church, the roof of the building also had some holes in it.

The steeple has since been taken down by the church.

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