While it’s too early for any damage estimates, here are someimages of the tornadoes that swept across northern Illinois lastnight.

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One person was killed and eight others injured.

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Residents are advised to contact their insurance company as soonas possible, document the damage to their homes and businesses,remove any debris that can be moved safely, and tarp and/or boardup damaged roofs and windows. Authorities will determine whenit is safe for residents to enter the area.

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Click through the following pages for some images from thescene.

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Clouds over Rochelle, Ill.
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The storm clouds as they appeared over homes in Rochelle, Ill.Photo courtesy of BELFORUSA.

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Rochelle, Illinois tornado
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More clouds over Rochelle, Ill. Photo courtesy of BELFOR USA.

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Tornado damage
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Damage in Fairfield, Ill., after the tornado swept through.Photo courtesy of BELFOR USA.

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Rochelle Tornado damage
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Devastation left by the tornado that hit Fairfield, Ill. Photocourtesy of BELFORUSA.

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Rochelle tornado damage
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More damage after the storm hit Rochelle, Ill. Photo courtesy ofBELFOR USA.

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First responders in Rochelle, IL
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First responders on the scene of a building collapse inRochelle, Ill. Photo courtesy of BELFOR USA.

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Grubsteakers restaurant - Rochelle, Ill.
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The Grubsteakersrestaurant in Rochelle, Ill., was demolished by the tornado.Patrons and staff were rescued by first responders. Photo courtesyof BELFORUSA.

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Illinois tornadoes

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This photo captures a tornado as it moves across DavisJunction in Illinois, home to just over 2,300 residents. Photocourtesy of Patty Testa/DKI.

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Rochelle, Illinois tornado
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Another image of the tornado inRochelle, Illinois. Photo courtesy of PattyTesta/DKI.

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