Former Mililani resident survives Alabama tornado

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Members of a family who used to live in Mililani and now call Alabama home, say their area took a direct hit from a divesting twister.

Frieda Mueller says she lost some dear friends but says she wasn't afraid.

This is now home for former Hawaii resident and her family.

In this small valley of Shoal Creek in Ashville north-east of Birmingham 11 people died and debris is everywhere, all from Wednesday's rare and wicked tornado that packed winds of up to 205 miles per hour.

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