Five dead in Midwest tornadoes

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Five died including three children Saturday in a small Oklahoma town after a series of tornadoes ripped through the Midwest, according to ABC News.

The two daughters of Woodward, Okla. resident Frank Hobie died overnight, according to the Associated Press. They were aged 5 and 7.

There were 29 people that were treated at Woodward Regional Hospital after the storms, with injuries ranging from scrapes to more serious injuries.

A siren that was supposed to alarm Woodward citizens was knocked out by the storm, according to Woodward City Manager Alan Riffel.

There were over 100 reports of tornadoes throughout states like Oklahoma, Kansas, Iowa, and Nebraska, according to ABC News.

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