EMA holds news conference for disaster update

Published 11/19 2013 04:15PM

Updated 11/20 2013 01:24PM

GIFFORD -- Tornado victims are opening up about what they did to survive. A lot of activity in the hard-hit town Tuesday. The water tower passed inspection. There were concerns it was unstable.

There are also new numbers; 250 homes were damaged, 60 were destroyed.

At this hour, Champaign County Emergency responders are holding a news conference in Gordyville. They say progress is being made. 

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