Michigan Tornadoes Caught on Tape by Survivors

Rare northern twisters tear through neighborhoods just outside Detroit.
2:55 | 03/16/12

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Transcript for Michigan Tornadoes Caught on Tape by Survivors
Survival stories in the incredible new pictures emerging tonight. After those tornadoes hit just west of Detroit tearing through so many neighborhoods so rare this far north this time -- -- -- and so rare but they would strike such a busy suburb. Look at the view from above of the twisters -- some homes completely gone. And -- this tonight a couple inside their car riding out the tornado. Straightforward. You're thinking here we're still didn't get everything that happened here please. -- -- -- -- that we saw this today to view from inside one family's home that's the garage door right there. As the twister blows in and tonight what -- done so many is the fact that everyone in that community survived it. Meteorologist injures he traveled home to Michigan to report on the aftermath and -- lead us off tonight ginger. David imagined this pile behind me used to be a two story home much like its neighbors now it is absolutely nothing the tornado that did this we are just learning and three meaning winds of 135. To 165. Miles prowler. There are. Days of -- tornado roaring through southeast Michigan. And we'll. Yeah. One of three rare march tornadoes. -- my gosh. Chris an -- -- wrote one oh in their car inside a car wash sparks flying. Straightforward but debris swirling around that they -- They'll protect us. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Yeah. Security camera capturing that garage -- -- below lenient as the twister passed by slicing through the neighborhood. Britney Keller ran to her bathroom for cover. You don't even have enough time to prayer. -- yourself goodbye -- -- it's just you just sit there and wait and just hope that you're going to be there at the end. Web -- my. I'm devastated. Mercedes Garcia took shelter in her basement when she came out -- remainder. And I saw that the house was gone her neighbor's home shattered. -- -- that -- that I came out. Can't story and -- Today the pieces of -- white's life scattered and -- -- 45 years and this is never. I've never seem like us. And she's not alone. The record breaking -- across the nation in part fueled the extraordinary storms. -- like tornadoes. -- -- And now looking Fuller were watching the forecast for more severe weather it is shaping up to be a dangerous mix from South Dakota. All the way to Texas Sunday into Monday.

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