NWS: 2 EF-1 tornadoes, 1 EF-2 tornado hit Canton area

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According to the National Weather Service, 3 tornadoes hit near the Canton area Wednesday afternoon. 

2 have been rated as EF-1, and 1 is an EF-2, according to survey teams. 

The larger storm hit near the town of Whitton, while the 2 smaller storms hit the city and just north of it. 

The two systems blew through the area around 3:30 p.m. The NWS says all tornadoes are from the same storm, but should count as separate tornadoes. 

Luckily, only minor injuries were reported.

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