Dane County Deputies along with the help of Deerfield, Cambridge and Marshall fire departments were responding to a possible tornado that touched down on Main Street in Deerfield around 4:00. A building that was damaged housed the International Machine Exchange company. At the time, three employees were inside the building and everyone was able to escape unharmed. Other buildings in the area were damaged by the winds as well. A preliminary report from the National Weather Service confirmed a tornado.