The Lubbock tornado

May 11, 1970. By Joe Morantes

The destruction

The tornado happen in a city called Lubbock, Texas. It destroy two building over 200 height, windows were shattered and several brick walls collapsed.

Economy hardship

The property damage was $135,000,000.

Death toll

The tornado kill 26 person and 255 injured also minor 1,500 person

Tower destroy

3 facts

1. A fact about the tornado was it was close to a airport and thought it will hit them.


2.this tornado was studied and map by a man named professor Fujita, and it was important key in development of his Fujita scale it was rated f5 on the scale.


3. 1970 the Lubbock tornado was 1 of worst tornado in Texas history.

Resources

Lubbockonline.com

Lubbocktornado1970.com

Srh.noaa.com