National Weather Service confirms straight line wind damage in Marshall

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Wesley Mantooth lifts a wooden chair out a window of the home of his father, Robert, in Abilene, Texas, on Saturday, May 18, 2019. Many residents said a tornado struck in the early morning hours. (Ronald W. Erdrich/The Abilene Reporter-News via AP)

The National Weather Service has confirmed after a survey that straight line wind damage occurred in Marshall from storms that hit Saturday afternoon.

Winds reached up to 70 miles per hour.

The team is now headed to Chapel Hill to survey additional damage.

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