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Images: 15 years since tornado tore path through Lyons

Posted: 0:46 PM EDT May 31, 2013   Updated: 5:32 PM EDT May 31, 2013

A tornado tore through northern Berks County on the night of May 31, 1998, leaving behind a path of destruction from Leesport to Bowers. The borough of Lyons was the hardest hit area.
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Daylight revealed the level of destruction caused by the tornado, which caused the most damage in the tiny borough of Lyons.

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