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COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

Some minor damage was reported as thunderstorms swept through the Midlands Saturday.

A tornado watch was issued for most of central South Carolina until around 4 p.m.

In Newberry County, the National Weather Service reported trees down near Chappells, Whitmire, Little Mountain and Prosperity near Colony Church Road.

In Fairfield County, near Winnsboro, some trees were down near Interstate 77 and Highway 200 and Sumter County, there were reports of some down trees near Mulberry.

South Carolina Electric and Gas crews were working all morning in the Forest Acres area after a tree toppled a power line.

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