Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas Hit By Tornadoes – In Picrures

4 04 2012

Neighbours view what remains of a home in Arlington, Texas, Tuesday April 3, 2012. Tornadoes tore through the Dallas area Tuesday, peeling roofs off homes, tossing big-rig trucks into the air and leaving flattened tractor trailers strewn along highways and parking lots. (AP Photo/The Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Ron Jenkins)

On Tuesday, a swarm of tornadoes hit Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas.

At least 17 people were injured in this disaster.

This year the tornadoes had caused 57 deaths in the Midwest and South of USA while 550 were killed by tornadoes in 2011.

161 people were killed in Joplin, Missouri by a monster tornado on May 22, 2011.

A trailer flies through the air as a tornado sweeps through the Dallas-Fort Worth area April 3, 2012 in this still image taken from video. One or more tornadoes touched down in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area on Tuesday, tossing tractor trailer trucks into the air and causing some damages to homes, according to local television. REUTERS/Reuters TV/NBC/Handout

A resident sorts through the remains of her damaged home after a series of tornadoes ripped through the Dallas suburb of Lancaster, Texas, April 3, 2012. Up to a dozen tornadoes skipped through the densely populated Dallas-Fort Worth area in Texas on Tuesday, ripping apart homes and tossing tractor-trailer trucks into the air, but there were no reports of serious injuries or deaths. REUTERS/Tim Sharp

A vehicle rests in the driveway of a home destroyed by a series of tornadoes ripping through the Dallas suburb of Lancaster, Texas, April 3, 2012. REUTERS/Tim Sharp

Damaged cars are seen amid the debris after a tornado struck a residential neighbourhood in Lancaster, Texas April 3, 2012. At least two tornadoes tore through the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area in Texas on Tuesday, ripping apart buildings, tossing tractor trailer trucks into the air and grounding planes in the region. REUTERS/Mike Stone

Semi-tractor trailers lay in debris left by a tornado which passed through the southern area of Dallas, Texas April 3, 2012.Tornadoes tore through the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area in Texas on Tuesday, ripping apart buildings, tossing tractor trailer trucks into the air and grounding all planes in the region.There were no immediate reports of injuries or deaths although the storm was still active. REUTERS/Tim Sharp

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15 04 2012
At Least Five Killed By Night time Tornado In Oklahoma « Ahmad Ali Karim’s Weblog

[…] On Tuesday April 3, 2012,  a swarm oftornadoes hit Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas. […]

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