Tornadoes in Alabama: death toll rises

According to the latest data, the victims of the disaster were 23 people.

News channel 19 WLTX published footage from Lee County, Alabama, where the destruction of the tornado became the largest. The record shows dozens of fallen trees, partially or completely destroyed houses, as well as damaged vehicles. Besides, on shots it is possible to see groups of the rescuers who are engaged in elimination of consequences of a tornado and search of people who can be under blockages of buildings.

Tornadoes in Alabama

Also it can be seen collapsed on the highway metal structure, which partially blocked the movement of vehicles. Also, the footage can be seen heavily affected by the elements of the gas station and shops.



According to FREE NEWS, in addition to the tornado in Alabama and Georgia, in Alabama and Mississippi there were floods — flooded more than 20 roads. It is also reported about the heavy snowfall that hit Missouri. As the channel notes, the cyclone is moving to the North-East. The authorities of Philadelphia, New York and Boston began to prepare for the coming disaster.
According to the latest data, as a result of a tornado in Alabama killed at least 23 people, among them there are children. Lee County coroner Bill Harris said the death toll could rise.
In the hospital in Opelika, Alabama there are more than 40 victims. Without light in Alabama and Georgia were 21 thousand people.​

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