Intense video shows couple in car crossing paths with deadly Gaylord, Michigan EF-3 tornado


A car wash provided cover as the twister passed. A new and intense video shows a couple in a car crossing paths with the deadly EF-3 tornado that struck Gaylord, Michigan on the 20th May, 2022 (watch below). 

The incredible footage in the above video was captured by Dawn Grubaugh. However, Storyful (video licensing company) uploaded the video on their YouTube channel. You can read the description for the YouTube video below. 

“‘It’s Hitting Us’: Couple Caught on Road During Deadly Gaylord Tornado Take Shelter in Carwash. A couple who were caught on the road as a deadly tornado struck Gaylord, Michigan, on May 20th took shelter in a carwash, dramatic video shows. 

Officials said at least two people, both in their 70s, were killed by the storm, and 44 were injured. The two bodies were found at Nottingham Forest mobile home park, police said. According to local media, fire officials said 95 percent of the approximately 70 homes in the park were destroyed. 

After hitting the mobile home park the tornado struck Gaylord’s main business district, damaging multiple buildings, including a Little Caesar’s restaurant and a Goodwill store. Dawn Grubaugh recorded the video as she and her husband rushed to take shelter.” 

Dawn Grubaugh via Storyful

6 days after the tornado, new footage of it continues to emerge online. You can find all our coverage on the devastating tornado here

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