Illinois Weather Trivia for October 14th

10/14/1966
A late-season tornado moved across Brown County in west central Illinois, passing along the east edge of Mount Sterling. Major damage resulted to a 30 square block area of the town. Nearly all the buildings at the Brown County Fairgrounds were destroyed, and 10 nearby homes suffered major damage. Numerous cars and buses were badly damaged. Debris fell for several miles after the tornado lifted.

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