Residents clean up after Kankakee Co. tornado

May 26, 2011 3:07:32 PM PDT
The National Weather Service confirms that it was a tornado that touched down in southern Kankakee County Wednesday.

Residents are today are cleaning up in Pembroke Township near St. Anne.

The twister damaged several homes and businesses.

At one farm, the tornado picked up a silo and tossed it several dozen yards away.

Trees were uprooted, utility poles snapped, and two cinder block storage buildings are now gone.

However, no one was seriously injured.