Tornadoes Hit Texas; 10 Dead, Dozens Injured
April 30 , 2017
As per reports, devastating storms including tornadoes hit East Texas on Saturday afternoon that left 10 people dead and over 52 injured, many in critical condition. The severity of the storms had houses blown away while Interstate-20 saw several cars overturned.
Neosho in Missouri witnessed flash floods with water spilling over from nearby creeks, sending vehicles crashing into homes. Cherokee and Adair county in Oklahoma suffered flash floods leading to a state of Emergency being declared by the Governor.
The storms extended from East of Dallas, Arkansas and Missouri with Texas taking the brunt. Flash flood warnings were released for areas stretching Illinois, Kentucky and Oklahoma. Texas Governor Greg Abbot said the swath of devastation had houses and buildings reduced to rubble.