Tuesday, April 3, 2012


A "tornado emergency" has been declared in Texas after two twisters caused mayhem in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

The United States National Weather Service confirmed that two separate "supercells" had formed on Tuesday afternoon.

It warned: "Take cover now! Go to the safest room or interior room in your home or business!

"This is a life-threatening situation!"

Dramatic footage filmed from a helicopter showed a Dallas lorry park being hit by one of the monster storms.

Truck driver Michael Glennon saw the twister hit the Flying J Truck Plaza, where it hurled the trailer trucks like matchboxes. Read More