Lightning knocks out Greenwood tornado sirens

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Residents in Johnson County may be without severe weather sirens into next week.

The White River Township Fire Department says the alerting sirens were struck by lightning and knocked out of service. The department says the sirens should be repaired by July 4.

Households that are served by the Greenwood Fire Department or the White River Township Fire Department are affected by the outage.

The department urges residents to keep a close eye on television in the event of severe weather. weather tools

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