Texas – A powerful tornado wreaked havoc across several areas in Texas, including Denton, Sanger, Pilot Point, and Celina, on Saturday. In its wake, images and videos captured the aftermath of overturned vehicles, structural damages, and downed power lines, leaving communities in distress.

Here’s what we know so far about the impact of this destructive tornado:

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Interstate 35 and Valley View-Sanger Area: The majority of the damage has been concentrated on Interstate 35 between Valley View and Sanger. Reports indicate that a truck stop Shell gas station has suffered a substantial collapse, trapping nearly 150 individuals beneath the wreckage. Videos circulating online display debris scattered along the highway. Emergency services have been dispatched to assist in the rescue operations.

Lake Ray Roberts Marina: The marina at Lake Ray Roberts bore the brunt of the tornado’s wrath, enduring severe destruction with numerous boats sinking. Multiple recreational vehicles (RVs) have been damaged, resulting in people being trapped. Ongoing search and rescue efforts are underway to locate and aid those affected.

The communities impacted by this devastating tornado continue to grapple with the aftermath as emergency response teams, and search and rescue efforts work diligently to provide assistance and aid to those affected.

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