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Husband and wife Justin & Alisha Westfall, along with their three children, Kaylee, age 8, and twins Conner & Carter, age 3, were inside their mobile home when it was destroyed.

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has confirmed that it was an approximately half-mile wide EF-2 tornado that struck the Peason Community in southeast Sabine Parish early Sunday morning. The twister damaged or destroyed numerous homes, out-buildings, and vehicles, and left six people injured.

Five of those people were Online effort to assist family devastated by Sabine Parish tornado

Reportedly, Justin Westfall is in the ICU of Rapides Parish Hospital in Alexandria while Kaylee Westfall is hospitalized at the LSU Medical Center in Shreveport. Meanwhile, the children are said to be now out of the hospital and recovering from their injuries.

As of Tuesday, a GoFundMe page for the family had raised just over $35,000.00. That GoFundMe page is https://gofund.me/7e89446e

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