April 27, 2016 11:02 am
Updated: April 27, 2016 11:19 am

Litter of puppies survives tornado in Texas

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A litter of puppies survived a tornado overnight in a town north of Dallas, Texas. The puppies were found huddled together in a blanket beside debris scattered across the area.

A tornado tore through northern Texas Tuesday night, amid a series of storms that brought hail and high winds to the area. Homes were destroyed, trees were uprooted and trucks were flipped.

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Four people were reportedly injured when vehicles they were in were caught up in the tornado Howe, Texas police chief Carl Hudman told the Associated Press.

No deaths have been reported.

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center said 60 million people from the Gulf Coast to the Midwest east to North Carolina and Virginia should be alert for strong storms on Wednesday.

The nastiest weather was predicted for an area from Houston north into part of Iowa.

With files from the Associated Death

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