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Temporary hospital heads to Louisville

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Several people died and the area hospital was heavily damaged in Monday's tornado.

A temporary hospital is heading from North Carolina to Louisville.

The first 12 trucks left Friday, and six more are being loaded.

The facility includes an emergency room, surgery unit, in-patient beds, an X-ray machine and a lab.

Winston County will operate the facility, which will be set up on a four-acre site on Louisville's south side.

FEMA is paying for the hospital.

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