Still no escape from wind for former Kansas residents

Dawn Martin holds her 7-year-old son Hunter while they inspect a large hole in the roof over a bedroom at the Martin home in Fruita Wednesday evening. Hunter was playing a computer game on the bed, left, as the branch from a nearby tree broke off and fell nearly 40 feet into the home. Hunter suffered no injuries but was hit by dry wall in the accident.



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Dawn Martin holds her 7-year-old son Hunter while they inspect a large hole in the roof over a bedroom at the Martin home in Fruita Wednesday evening. Hunter was playing a computer game on the bed, left, as the branch from a nearby tree broke off and fell nearly 40 feet into the home. Hunter suffered no injuries but was hit by dry wall in the accident.

Dawn and Lewis Martin thought they had escaped the high winds of tornado alley when they moved to Fruita from Kansas two years ago. But those winds followed the couple Wednesday when they…




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