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Storm damage in Hoxie

HOXIE, AR (KAIT) - The city of Hoxie was pitch black Friday night.  While power is out, officials tell Region 8 News there is damage. 

The school has some damage.  It's difficult to tell at night just how much or severe the damage is until Saturday morning.  

Hoxie Police Chief Glen Smith told Region 8 news a roof is ripped off one of the buildings at the baseball field and a set of bleachers was picked up and moved by the wind.  Smith said there are several trees down in the city including one on a home.

Smith said Pratt Salvage is also damaged.  He said the business has between $15,000 and $20,000 in damage.

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