Tornadoes devastated at least 50 homes and toppled trees in several parts of Texas on Friday. Several parts of Oklahoma also came under the wrath of Tornadoes after 4 pm. According to the latest reports more than dozens of people were injured and one dead in Oklahoma.
Infrastructure Torn Apart
Locals have reported that, in Idabel, they witnessed a church, a medical facility, and a school completely torn apart without mentioning any casualties. The Sheriff’s Office in Lamar County commented on the situation by saying that the Tornado hit the area at around 4 pm and started reaching out to nearby communities of Beaver Creek & Caviness.
Rescue Operations Underway
The authorities are working longer shifts as people were to be rescued in the Tornado hit areas. The injured were immediately rushed to health facilities. Churches facilitated those whose homes were impacted. According to The National Weather Service, the storm system was moving toward Arkansas and Louisiana.