Less than two weeks after a tornado, Lancaster homeowners are still recovering and bracing for more severe weather. Resident Albert Smith is packing up what he can, while he still can.
Patricia Murphy says part of her roof collapsed after the tornado slammed their Southwest Dallas house last Tuesday.
Lancaster police have arrested at least 14 suspected looters in the last week while patrolling neighborhoods ravaged by tornadoes.
A warning for residents, volunteers and crews cleaning up damage from last Tuesday’s tornadoes — watch for natural gas lines. A number of dangerous natural gas situations were discovered during surveys of tornado damage in Lancaster.
Tornado damage prompts North Texans to take a look at their insurance policies and learn why it is important to document their belongings.
Families affected by Tuesday’s tornados work to get their lives back in the right direction.
All roads into Lancaster are back open and more residents are returning to their damaged homes. Donations are pouring into an indoor football field whiich is now place for victims to get help.
After touring Lancaster, one of the hardest hit areas by spring tornadoes Tuesday, Governor Rick Perry issued a disaster declaration for Dallas, Tarrant, and Kaufman Counties.
It’s been two days since an EF-2 tornado tore through Lancaster—turning rows of neat and tidy homes into piles of exposed lumber, brick, and debris.
On Thursday, the National Weather Service (NWS) concluded that on Tuesday two weak tornadoes touched down in Irving and in Grand Prairie. The newly declared EF-0 twisters bring the official tornado count up to 13.
Perry toured Lancaster by air Thursday and spoke to local officials.
Governor Rick Perry will be in Lancaster on Thursday, touring areas that were devastated by powerful storms and tornadoes on Tuesday afternoon.