NWS confirms 2 tornadoes hit southern Midstate counties

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Lawrence County storm damage

Lawrence County storm damage

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — The National Weather Service confirms two tornadoes touched down Wednesday night in both Bedford County and Lawrence County.

RELATED: EMA: Straight-line winds cause widespread damage in Lawrence County

The first tornado was registered as an EF-0 in Bedford County with 75-80 mph winds. There were straight-line winds in Marshall County registering at 70-75 mph.

In Lawrence County, straight-line winds with an embedded EF-1 tornado hit downtown Lawrenceburg with 95-100 mph winds.

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