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Twisters Destroy Town in Nebraska (Video)

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A tornado destroyed or damaged 200 to 300 homes in a small town east of Kansas City, Missouri, on Saturday but caused no injuries, officials reported.

PILGER, NEBRASKA (Worthy News)-- Massive tornadoes swept through northeast Nebraska, killing at least one, and destroyed more than half the town of Pilger, the Associated Press reported.

At least two twisters touched down approximately a mile of each other, according to the National Weather service.

"More than half the town is gone - absolutely gone," Stanton County Commissioner Jerry Weatherhold told AP.  "The co-op is gone, the grain bins are gone, and it looks like almost every house in town has some damage.  It's a complete mess."

Pilger, a town of about 350, lies roughly 100 miles northwest of Omaha, Nebraska.

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