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Severe storms ravage North Texas

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Severe storms ravage North Texas
Severe storms ravage North Texas

[NFA] Powerful storms swept through North Texas on Tuesday night, leaving a trail of destruction.

This report produced by Yahaira Jacquez.

Severe storms moving through North Texas overnight left a trail of destruction, with residents on Wednesday waking up to collapsed buildings and damaged cars.

Resident: "I thought somebody ran into the building with a car and I opened the door and then this thing was on the ground, I'm like where did that come from?" The storms ravaged Arlington, Texas and on Tuesday night -- had authorities racing to respond to reports of collapsed structures and flying debris.

Earlier in the day, the National Weather service had issued a severe thunderstorm warning for parts of Texas, along with Arkansas, Louisiana and Oklahoma.

While tornado warnings were also in place in areas, including Dallas and Arlington.

Video uploaded to Twitter on Wednesday by a user showed her mother's severely damaged car after the heavy storms. Piles of debris could be seen in the passenger seat and the interior was covered in broken glass.

There have been no immediate reports of casualties.

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