Castlewood, SD Drone Tornado Damage and Semis Tipped on I29 – 5/12/2022

A tornado that touched down around 5:50 PM on May 12th, 2022, caused extensive damage to several properties in Castlewood, SD. The school lost its roof over the gymnasium and its exterior block walls collapsed inward onto the floor. Video includes a drone view of the main path of the tornado over several damaged homes along with ground views of the homes and uprooted trees. Two semi trucks tipped over on I-29 two miles south of Watertown, SD.
Shot Description

0:00-1:29 Drone flyover of the damage path
1:30-1:58 Ground views in Castlewood of damaged homes and uprooted trees
1:59-2:21 Semi trucks on their side on Interstate 29

SID: Jason Bednar

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