Harrisburg mayor: 'We will rebuild this city'


HARRISBURG, Ill. (AP) -- Harrisburg Mayor Eric Gregg promises his southern Illinois city will rebuild after a tornado left six people dead and destroyed hundreds of homes.

Gregg said Wednesday afternoon the community "will make this city stronger." He called the tornado "heartbreaking" and said city officials are doing everything they can to protect citizens. He says the city will make sure everyone is accounted for.

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