2017 Weather Year in Review - June Tornado hits near Birmingham

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FAIRFIELD, Ala. (WTVY) -- With the end of the year approaching, WTVY is looking back at notable weather events from throughout 2017.

Tornado damage in Ensley near I-20/59. The roof was blown off this ABC store in Fairfield. (Joe Songer | jsonger@al.com)

A tornado hit outside of Birmingham Alabama on June 22nd.

It hit communities like Fairfield, near Hueytown on the western side of Birmingham.

Several businesses were directly hit by the storm--including an oil change store and a Kentucky Fried Chicken. 4 people were hurt by the twister, which was rated an EF-1 with winds of 110 mile per hour.

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