Tornado caught on camera in Gaylord, Michigan (UPDATE)


Original article: Stay tuned for further updates. A damaging tornado has been caught on camera in Gaylord, Michigan. 

The footage in the above video was captured by Kenneth Hoy. You can read the description for the Facebook uploaded video below. 

“Behind upper lake tire in Gaylord.” 

Kenneth Hoy

According to a tweet posted by Severe Studios, the tornado has caused extensive damage on the northwest side of the MI city. You can read the posted tweet below: 

“Extensive damage on the northwest side of Gaylord, MI. Shipping building gone, cargo containers in the middle of the road. RV’s flipped and destroyed. People trapped in vehicles with some vehicles unrecognisable”

Severe Studios (@SevereStudios)

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Update: More video and photos of this damaging tornado can be found below.

Update #2: Photos of the damage this tornado caused can be found below:

Update #3: Sadly, multiple casualties are being reported. The following was posted on the Macomb County Police and Fire Scanner Facebook page: 

Gaylord MI: severe tornado damage. Requesting help from northern Michigan FD’s. Mass casualty incident” 

Macomb County Police and Fire Scanner
We can confirm via multiple new outlets that the tornado killed 1 person and injured over 40 people.

Stay tuned to Discover Tornadoes for more tornado news, information, and more.


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