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LAKE GENEVA, Wis. (AP) - Heavy rain and strong winds caused damage in southeastern Wisconsin.

There are reports a tornado may have touched down in the Lake Geneva area Tuesday night. The National Weather Service will send staff to survey the damage Wednesday and determined whether it was a tornado.

The Walworth County Sheriff's Department and Town of Lyons firefighters responded to an industrial area about 9 p.m. where they found a number of buildings damaged. Shane Hinrichs was nearby when the storm struck. He tells WITI-TV ( ) hat tin and insulation were strewn about the area.

There are no immediate reports of injuries.

Information from: WITI-TV,

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