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Amateur video reveals power of Oklahoma twister

Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 00:53

Amateur footage shows a deadly twister ripping through a suburb of the U.S. community of Oklahoma City. Jessica Gray reports.

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A deadly tornado rushes toward the U.S. community of Oklahoma City. The two-mile wide wind tunnel ripped through the state capital on Monday. This amateur video uploaded to YouTube shows the tornado descending on the city's suburb of Moore. U.S. President Barack Obama declared a major disaster area in Oklahoma and ordered federal aid for victims. This is the deadliest tornado to hit the United States in two years. Rescuers were still searching for survivors amid the destruction on Tuesday as a severe storm system threatened to bring more twisters to the area.

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Amateur video reveals power of Oklahoma twister

Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 00:53