Report: Tornado Strikes Branson, Mo., Injures 30


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A tornado struck Branson, Mo. early Wednesday, injuring more than 30 people, USA Today reports.

The tornado damaged the downtown entertainment district, convention center and a housing division. Branson Area Chamber of Commerce spokeswoman Mary Jane Rice told USA Today that most attractions remain open and that most of the cleanup would be complete within a few days.

The University of Missouri Extension has set up a Facebook page with information about storm damage and recovery efforts.

Read USA Today’s story here.