Tornado touches down in Goshen Township. See the damage.

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A tornado touched down in Goshen Township on Wednesday, the National Weather Service confirmed, causing damage to at least two businesses, homes and the township's fire station.

A large tree is seen uprooted along Ohio 48 following a confirmed tornado, Wednesday, July 6, 2022, near Goshen Township, Ohio.
A large tree is seen uprooted along Ohio 48 following a confirmed tornado, Wednesday, July 6, 2022, near Goshen Township, Ohio.

According to the National Weather Service, the tornado touched ground just after 3 p.m. It was located northeast of Newtonsville around 3:20 p.m., moving east at 35 mph, forecasters said.

A tornado warning was issued for Clermont and Brown counties at 3:15 p.m., but has since been lifted.

A tree fell and a mailbox was damaged at this home on Goshen Road in Goshen Township Wednesday. A Goshen Township official said the community was hit by a tornado.
A tree fell and a mailbox was damaged at this home on Goshen Road in Goshen Township Wednesday. A Goshen Township official said the community was hit by a tornado.

On social media, Goshen residents posted photos and videos of damaged buildings and fallen trees.

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KAB Insurance Services, which has an office located at 6746 Dick Flynn Blvd., sustained severe damage from the tornado.

On Facebook, business co-owner Eric Beavers said his staff was trapped inside the building as its walls collapsed. No one was injured as they hid underneath a table, the post read.

The KAB Insurance Services office collapsed in Goshen.
The KAB Insurance Services office collapsed in Goshen.

Nearby, the Goshen Township Fire Department, located on Ohio-28, was also hit, Fox 19 reporter Ken Brown tweeted.

Severe thunderstorm warnings are still in place for parts of Brown Adams, Pike, Highland and Scioto counties until 5 p.m. National Weather Service forecasters said residents should expect 60 mph wind gusts and damage to trees and power lines.

This article originally appeared on Cincinnati Enquirer: Tornado in Goshen Township, Ohio. See the damage