Rare tornado hits near Boston

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REVERE, Mass. — The coastal town of Revere, Massachusetts is assessing damage after a confirmed tornado.

Revere is just north of Boston.

The National Weather Service confirmed a tornado hit the town around 9 a.m. eastern time.

There are dozens of reports of a partial building and roof collapses according to WHDH-TV.

No serious injuries are reported.

There are many power lines down and broken natural gas pipes.