NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The Insurance Council of Texas projects the EF-3 tornado that hit Dallas was one of the costliest in the state’s history, with a total loss of about $2 billion.
That number is due to the loss or severe damage of several commercial properties, in addition to homes and vehicles, according to Camille Garcia with the Insurance Council of Texas.READ MORE: Horse Trailer Used In Smuggling Attempt Nets 21 Undocumented Migrants At Southern Border
The exclusive Preston Hollow neighborhood, home to George and Laura Bush (whose homes weren’t damaged) and several professional athletes, was hardest hit the night nine tornadoes struck.READ MORE: Man Shot, Killed At Homeless Encampment On Chestnut Street In Dallas
Residents in Garland, Richardson, Rowlett, Rockwall and Sasche reported widespread damage to homes and structures due to severe storms and a few tornadoes.MORE NEWS: Fort Worth Police Investigating After 2 People Killed In Como Neighborhood
No deaths were reported, but residents all over North Texas have had to leave their homes due to damage.