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Storm Damages Barn, Killing One



    A woman was killed after a storm blew the roof off a barn near Anna on Friday evening, police said. (Published Friday, Aug. 23, 2013)

    UPDATE: The two victims of the roof collapse have been identified by police and are both deceased. Find an update to this story here: Two Victims Identified in Anna Roof Collapse

    A storm blew the roof off a barn near Anna on Friday evening, killing one person, police said.

    Anna police Sgt. Jeff A. Caponera said the storm damaged a barn in the 4200 block of Farm-to-Market 2862 in unincorporated Collin County.

    One woman was killed, the Collin County Sheriff's Office said. A man was taken to an area hospital for treatment of unspecified injuries.

    NBC 5 meteorologist Rick Mitchell said the damage was likely due to strong winds from a dying storm in Collin County. The storm moved through the area at about 5:30 p.m., the sheriff's office said.

    No warnings in connection with the storm were issued by the National Weather Service.

    NBC 5 has crews on the way, and we'll update this story with more information as soon as it's available. As this story is developing, elements may change.