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Authorities say a suspected tornado was reported in central Illinois as severe thunderstorms moved through portions of the state.

The National Weather Service says it received a report of a tornado Monday night near the Christian County community of Edinburg, about 175 miles southwest of Chicago.

No injuries were reported.

WCIA-TV reports Christian County emergency management officials planned to have crews out Tuesday to assess damage. The storms also caused scattered power outages.

— Associated Press

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