CEMA provides update on Wilmington Island severe weather

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CHATHAM COUNTY (CEMA) – At 4:52pm the National Weather Service issued a Tornado Warning for Chatham County. Shortly thereafter a severe weather event happened on Wilmington Island. Police, Fire, EMS and Chatham Emergency Management Agency have responded to the scene.

CEMA has teams on scene assessing damage. We have confirmed reports of minor injuries.

We are asking individuals to avoid the affected areas. There have been reports of downed power lines as well as debris in the area.

Stay with WSAV News 3 for further updates as information becomes available.

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