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April 18th, 2011
08:11 AM ET

Small North Carolina county devastated by tornadoes

Powerful storms that have ripped across the Southeast killed more than 40 people over the past three days, according to the National Weather Service and reports from several states. Among the worst-hit places was Bertie County, North Carolina, where 11 people died. Zee Lamb, Bertie County Manager speaks to CNN's American Morning about the destruction.

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  1. Vincent

    Im from that small town of Colerain, but is stationed in Hawaii, and to hear that a few of my family members were killed due to these tornadoes is heart breaking.

    April 18, 2011 at 5:39 pm |
  2. deja taylor

    i hope NC is alrite

    April 18, 2011 at 4:19 pm |