Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Multiple fatalities as tornado hits Granbury, Hood County, Texas

PEOPLE have been killed by "grapefruit"-size hailstones as a tornado brings down buildings in Texas.

Kathy Jividen, a spokeswoman for Hood County, Texas, sheriff's office said there were "multiple fatalities" in the wake of the storm, CNN reported.

Hood County Commissioner Steve Berry told The Weather Channel that there were two confirmed deaths, at least 16 injured and multiple structures collapsed.