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Thursday July 28 2005 18:42 GMT
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In pictures: Birmingham tornado
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A tornado has caused lots of damage in Birmingham.
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Hundreds of homes were damaged by the tornado, with roofs ripped off a number of buildings.
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Police had to use dogs in some parts of the city to search for missing people.
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As many as 15 fire engines were sent to the scene to deal with the problems.
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It wasn't just buildings that were affected, a number of trees were ripped out of the ground.
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At least 19 people were injured were injured by the tornado, three of them seriously.
Injuries after Birmingham tornado
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