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Tornado, Storm Wreak Havoc in Southern US

WASHINGTON: Powerful storms swept across the South on Sunday unleashing suspected tornadoes and flooding that killed at least five people, injured dozens and flattened much of a Texas town. Three children were among the dead.

Nearly 90,000 customers were without electricity in Texas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas and Georgia Sunday, according to as the severe weather left a trail of destruction.Two children were killed on a back road in East Texas when a pine tree fell onto the car in which they were riding in a severe thunderstorm Saturday near Pollok, about 150 miles southeast of Dallas.