Relief coming to tornado victims in Central Illinois

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Courtesy of William DeMoss

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The Federal Emergency Management Agency will begin assessing damage intornado ravaged Central Illinois counties on Thursday.

The Lutheran Church Missouri synod will donate $10,000 to help 13 members in New Minden who lost their homes on Sunday.

Dozens of American Red Cross volunteers are also in the area. They’re expected to serve 800 meals to victims in Brookport and Metropolis.