DALLAS (AP) — Severe thunderstorms with studies of potential tornadoes have unfold harm throughout elements of North Texas and injured at the least 4 folks.
Officials reported harm Monday all through Jacksboro, about 60 miles northwest of Fort Worth.
There, a storm ripped the wall and roof from elements of Jacksboro High School.
“I’ve been in this district for 30 years and this is the most catastrophic damage I’ve witnessed,” mentioned Brad Burnett, Jacksboro Independent School District Superintendent. “So we’re just very blessed to have facilities that were designed to sustain a storm, the storm damage that we received.”
The metropolis’s animal shelter was additionally broken within the storm.
In Bowie, 30 miles northeast of Jacksboro, harm additionally was reportedly widespread with studies of some folks trapped in collapsed buildings.
The City of Round Rock, north of Austin, mentioned it was additionally hit by a twister Monday evening.
“Debris in roadways and structural damage to multiple homes and businesses has been sighted along the path of tornados,” the town mentioned in a press release.
No fatalities had been reported in Round Rock, officers mentioned.
According to The Weather Channel, a twister additionally hit Oklahoma Monday evening.
A storm system had been predicted to carry robust tornadoes and enormous hail to the area on Monday.