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State of Emergency declared in Madison County, Mo. due to tornado damage

Published: Oct. 27, 2021 at 2:50 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 27, 2021 at 6:22 PM CDT
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MADISON COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - Madison County is under a state of emergency following the devastating tornado that hit Fredericktown over the weekend.

The Board of County Commissioners signed off on the order on Wednesday, October 27.

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While officials said much of the power has been restored, there is still a lot of debris left behind by the EF3 tornado.

Cleanup continued in the days following the Sunday tornado.

According to the Fredericktown Fire Department, multiple organizations are providing everything from food and cleaning supplies.

Some of those organizations include:

  • Madison County Emergency Management Resource Center
  • Missouri Baptist Disaster relief team
  • Church of Christ
  • SEMO Food Bank

Those that wish to make monetary donations can do so at the Emergency Management Resource Center at 140 S. Main, next to the Fredericktown Vision Center.

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Posted by Fredericktown Fire Department on Wednesday, October 27, 2021

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