The national weather service said the storm that caused the tornado in the Dallas area, swept through Texas with wind speeds of 140 miles per hour. When moving to Arkansas and Oklahoma, the extreme weather caused the death of two Americans.
Michael Wadl (Michael Waddle), Director of emergency situations in the County of Benton, Arkansas, told NBC News that one person was crushed by a tree that fell on his house in the community of beaver shores. Also in this area the storm damaged the pipeline and power lines.
Another man was killed in Valliant, Oklahoma, when several large trees fell on his mobile home, said in a statement the Agency for emergency situations of the city. Two people were rescued from a home after authorities opened a course in the fallen trees, but the third man survived. The national weather service has confirmed that the state swept two tornadoes.
Tornado in Dallas has left a trail of destruction with a length of 20 km. so far thousands of Texas residents do not have electricity.