Washington Illinois

CBS 2's Chris Martinez got a look on Wednesday at the worst damage in Washington, Ill. (Credit: Chris Martinez/CBS 2)

Illinois Tornado Benefit Concert Raises $300,000

Authorities say this week’s benefit concert for Illinois tornado victims has raised about $300,000 for relief efforts.


A tornado that hit the Illinois town Washington. (Credit: Tadd King Yorkville, IL)

Town Near Peoria ‘Flattened’ By Tornado, At Least One Dead There

The victim in Washington is a 51-year-old man, the Illinois Emergency Management Agency tells CBS 2.