Ohio Fire Station Destroyed, Apparatus Damaged by Storm

The Mineral City Volunteer Fire Department was destroyed by a strong storm Wednesday afternoon.

The NWS announced it will send authorities to the area on Thursday to determine if the damage was caused by a tornado. 

Photos show the apparatus covered with debris.

Mineral City firefighters posted a message on their Facebook page -- "Prayers for us. Our station was destroyed by a tornado today."

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The Bolivar Fire Department will be handling calls in Mineral City, according to Newsnet5.

More information will be posted when it becomes available.