Storms causing damage in the Shoals

Storms causing damage in the Shoals

(WAFF) - Strong storms moved through Florence late this afternoon, bringing down trees, power lines and causing power outages across the Tennessee Valley.

The Advance Auto Parts store on Cloverdale Road in Florence sustained serious structural damage caused by strong winds. The EMA director said two employees inside had minor injuries.

The field house at Brooks High School in Killen and Lauderdale County High School also suffered damage.

WAFF 48 News is gathering more damage information across the Valley. Please email information and photos to

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