Massive tornado hits Albany, SW Georgia2017

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>> ALL RIGHT.

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TALK TO YOU GUYS IN A COUPLE OF MINUTES.

RIGHT NOW WE ARE LEARNING ABOUT MORE DEATHS FROM THE SEVERE STORMS AND SOUTH OF GEORGIA THIS MORNING.

THIS IS VIDEO OUT OF ALBANY.

A TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN AND A SEVERE WEATHER LEFT DEATH AND DESTRUCTION.

THEY SAY AT LEAST 14 PEOPLE HAVE DIED IN SOUTH GEORGIA FOLLOWING THOSE VIOLENT STORMS AND THAT NUMBER IS EXPECTED TO RISE.

RYAN HAS BEEN SURVEYING THE DAMAGE ALONG SOUTH GEORGIA.

HE JOINS US LIVE NOW.

RYAN? >> Reporter: YEAH.

AND RON, WE ARE EXPECTING THAT NUMBER TO RISE ONCE OFFICIALS ARE ABLE TO GET A CLEARER PICTURE.

TONIGHT IN THE MIDST OF ALL THE CHAOS HERE REALLY JUST TRYING TO PLAY CATCHUP BEFORE THEY CAN REALLY FIGURE OUT THE SHEER AMOUNT OF DESTRUCTION.

WE WENT THROUGH SEVERAL COUNTIES.

WITNESSES THE DAMAGE.

WE KNOW OF MULTIPLE FACILITITIES AND COUNTLESS HOMES THAT WERE LOSED.

>> INCREDIBLE.

DEAF STATION IS EVERYWHERE.

OFFICIALS NOW CONFIRMING AT LEAST FOUR PEOPLE HAVE DIED.

ON I-75 SOUTHBOUND JUST NORTH OF THE TOWN OF ASHBURN YOU CAN SEE MOTHER NATURE STREAK WHEN IT TOPPLED THIS SEMI TRUCK.

HEAVY WINDS RIPPED THROUGH SOUTH GEORGIA LEAVING A PATH OF DESTRUCTION.

WHEN THE WORST PART OF THE STORM CAME THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON WE WERE IN THE TOWN.

SOON THE RAIN SUBSIDED AND THE DAMAGE WAS REVEALED.

>> EVERYBODY OKAY IN HERE? >> ROOFS WERE THROWN OUT OF BUSINESSES.

TREES AND POWER LINES WERE DOWN.

ABOUT 15 MILES TO THE SOUTH IN THE TOWN OF ASHBURN, AUTHORITIES CLOSED OFF HIGHWAY 41, ONE OF THE MAIN ROUTES THROUGH TOWN.

POLICE TELLING US IT'S FALLEN TREES DESTROYED TWO HOMES AND CAUSED ONE DEATH.

IN RURAL TURNER COUNTY THIS FAMILY TONIGHT LUCKY TO BE ALIVE AFTER THE STORM DESTROYED THEIR MOBILE HOME AND BARN.

THE MARRIED COUPLE HUNKERED DOWN IN THE CLOSET THANKFUL THAT THEY SURVIVED >> AND THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILL BE SURVEYING THE DAMAGE IN THE AREA THAT WAS IMPACTED TOMORROW.

Source: Youtube