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Hospital: At least 3 dead in southern Ill. storm

Feb 29, 2012, 2:33 PM

HARRISBURG, Ill. (AP) – A hospital administrator in the southern Illinois city of Harrisburg says at least three people were killed in a severe storm that swept through the region.

Harrisburg Medical Center CEO Vince Ashley says the three victims were pronounced dead on arrival at the hospital after the storm hit at about 5 a.m. Wednesday.

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Hospital: At least 3 dead in southern Ill. storm