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Hail pounds Missouri and Illinois communities

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(KMOV.com) -- Residents in Missouri and Illinois will need to check their vehicles, roofs and crops for damage after large hail fell in parts of the News 4 viewing area.

A pocket of thunderstorms moved through northern portions of the viewing area Saturday afternoon bringing heavy rain, wind and large hail.  The largest hail was reported in Pike County, Missouri.  Hail there was estimated to be larger than eggs. 

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Cities and towns in Illinois like Carlinville, Bulter, Rockbridge and Witt reported anywhere from quarter size to golf ball sized hail.

No seriouis injuries or damage have been reported, but residents will need to check their homes, vehicles and crops for damage.

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