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Friday marks 8 years since powerful tornado tore through Hopkins Co.

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HOPKINS CO., KY (WFIE) -

Friday is the the 8th anniversary of the strongest tornado in the US in 2005.

Although no one was killed in the storm, dozens were hurt from the F-4 twister in Hopkins County.

The storm had winds well over 200 miles per hour and a 15 mile path.

It caused $31 million worth of damage, especially in the towns of Madisonville and Earlington.

Debris littered many streets including Country Club Lane in Madisonville.

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