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Tornado slams into Iowa Boy Scout camp

Tornadoes are deadly and there’s nothing you can do to prevent them. Remember the Iowa City Tornado of 2006?

There’s a new tornado in the news which had a bad outcome.

A tornado slammed a Boy Scout camp in the remote hills of western Iowa on Wednesday, killing at least four people and injuring 40, most of whom were on a hike when the twister struck.

All of the children had been accounted for late Wednesday, after rescuers cut their way through downed trees and debris to reach them, said Russ Lewrenson of the Mondamin Fire Department

You can read the full article about this devistating event here.

Tornado slams into Iowa Boy Scout camp

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