Illinois Weather Trivia for October 7th

10/7/1996
Severe thunderstorms moved across the central third of Illinois during the late afternoon and evening. The storms downed trees, with only minor damage. A tornado touched down just north of Neoga in Cumberland County, causing damage to a used car lot, truck stop, and 5 houses. One person in a tractor-trailer was slightly injured when the truck was blown over.

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