Severe weather, tornado causes damage in Arkansas City

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Amber Stebbins Amber Stebbins

Severe weather is traveling through parts of Arkansas City, Kansas. 

A tornado touched ground near Highway 166 at approximately 6:30 P.M. Monday.

A few late day storms could turn severe

Rain and hail traveled through parts of the area. Hail damage was reported 7 miles East and Northeast of the town.

Power poles along the highway were down 2 miles Northwest of the area which left 300-400 residents without power. Crews worked to get the power back shortly after power poles were struck.

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