WATCH: Tornado Rips Through North Dakota Oil Workers Camp
By By Kevin Byrne, AccuWeather.com Staff Writer
May 29, 2014, 4:08:02 AM EDT
A tornado touched down in Watford City, North Dakota, Monday evening, May 26, 2014, injuring nine people, including one critically, and damaging eight housing trailers in an oil field camp according to the Associated Press.
Karen Holte, a volunteer with the American Red Cross, told the AP that the "tornado descended on the camp so quickly that nobody had time to take shelter."
Dan Yorgason, a resident of the camp, was able to record footage of the tornado as it bore down on the area.
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