Truck Cargo Strewn Along Texas Highway Following Tornado

Cargo from several trucks was seen spilled along a highway in the vicinity of Waxahachie, Texas, on May 4, after a tornado tore through the area the night before.

The National Weather Service confirmed a tornado, with what it reported were winds of up to 120 mph, touched down in Ellis County, Texas, before 9 pm on Monday night.

The NWS said the tornado travelled over five miles and crossed Interstate I-35E. Local reports showed several trucks flipped over and heavily damaged along the road on Monday night.

This footage, taken on Tuesday, shows some of the cargo left by trucks damaged in the storm. Credit: Chris Moses @ DFW Weather Alerts via Storyful