A dashcam video captured a terrifying encounter with an EF3 tornado in Tennessee. The video shows the tornado approaching the vehicle as the driver tries to escape. The incident highlights the importance of being prepared for natural disasters and the need for emergency plans.
According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, there were 1,255 tornadoes reported in the United States in 2020. These tornadoes caused an estimated $10.2 billion in damages and resulted in 76 deaths. To prepare for tornadoes and other natural disasters, it is important to have an emergency plan in place and to practice it with family members. This includes identifying safe locations in the home, such as basements or interior rooms on the lowest level, and having a disaster kit with essential supplies.
In addition to these measures, it is also important to stay informed about weather conditions and to follow the instructions of local authorities during emergencies. By taking these precautions, we can help protect ourselves and our loved ones during natural disasters.
25-year-old driver survives deadly tornado in Clarksville, Tennessee
Camera captured lightning bolts and flying debris as his windshield shattered. pic.twitter.com/7WGqhlW9xg
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The dashcam video of the EF3 tornado in Tennessee highlights the importance of being prepared for natural disasters and the need for emergency plans. By having an emergency plan in place, identifying safe locations in the home, and having a disaster kit with essential supplies, we can help protect ourselves and our loved ones during tornadoes and other natural disasters.