Rincon Fire Department reports tornado touchdown

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RINCON, Ga. (WSAV) – Officials say a tornado touched down in Effingham County early Friday afternoon.

The Rincon Fire Department reported the tornado around 1 p.m. No injuries were reported.

Downed power lines and trees were seen in the area, along with heavy rain. A viewer submitted video from the 4th Street area shows substantial rain and wind.

Additional details are not available at this time.

News 3 will bring you further updates as assessments are made in the area.

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