Devastating Moore tornado captured from Newcastle, Oklahoma - May 21
A huge tornado ripped through Moore, south of Oklahoma City, on May 20, flattening entire neighbourhoods. An elementary school and medical centre were also reported to have taken direct hits. Dozens were injured with emergency crews arriving at the scene to rescue those trapped in debris, according to News 9. This video is described as being captured in nearby Newcastle, Oklahoma, on May 20, and show the tornado before it hit Moore. Credit: YouTube/Michael Welch
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