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Tornado wipes out buildings, bins and motor home in Franklin County

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The Dorenkamp's motor home was packed for a Colorado vacation. The Dorenkamp's motor home was packed for a Colorado vacation.
The couple said they lost four steel bins and three buildings, including their garage, in Wednesday's tornado. The couple said they lost four steel bins and three buildings, including their garage, in Wednesday's tornado.
Debris from a nearby farm flew over the Dorenkamp's property in Wednesday's tornado. Debris from a nearby farm flew over the Dorenkamp's property in Wednesday's tornado.
FRANKLIN COUNTY (KWWL) -

Ken and Sandy Dorenkamp spent Thursday cleaning up their property near Alexander in Franklin County.

They had multiple fires burning from wood buildings that were destroyed in Wednesday's tornado.

The couple said they lost four steel bins, three buildings and one motor home in the storm.

They said their motor home was packed for a Colorado vacation.

"We're still missing some clothes out of there," said Sandy.

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