Homes damaged, no injuries reported in East Peoria

By WEEK Producer

Homes damaged, no injuries reported in East Peoria

November 17, 2013 Updated Nov 17, 2013 at 5:20 PM CDT

EAST PEORIA, Ill. -- No injuries have been reported following a tornado touchdown in East Peoria.

East Peoria Fire Chief Bill Darin says approximately sustained heavy damage near Shady Knowles, Rustic, Bloomington Road Springfield Road and Pincrest Drive and the Shute School area

Darin says no injuries have been reported and no one is trapped.

People are being asked to AVOID the area to allow emergency personnel to do their jobs.

Shelters have been set up at Shute School and Eastside Center East Peoria and at the Church of the Nazarene in Sunnyland.

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