Deadly Tornado Looms in Nashville Night Sky

Several people were killed when a number of tornadoes hit parts of Nashville, and nearby parts of Tennessee, in the early hours of March 3.

The tornadoes caused serious damage to a number of buildings and came amid severe thunderstorms.

Police said two people were killed in East Nashville. Witnesses also described a damaging tornado in Germantown, a central neighborhood of the state capital.

The National Weather Service had posted tornado and severe thunderstorm warnings. Credit: Ashley Matte via Storyful