EDWARDSVILLE, IL. (THECOUNT) — Shocking drone footage shows the aftermath of suspected tornado damage to an Edwardsville, Illinois, Amazon warehouse.
Multiple workers remain trapped at the Amazon warehouse in Edwardsville, Illinois, following a massive structural collapse Friday night, according to authorities. There are reports that there could be 50-100 people inside the building.
At least two people have been confirmed dead with dozens more remaining missing.
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Governor Andy Beshear said, “We have deaths in multiple counties. This is one of the toughest nights in Kentucky’s history,” reports TMZ.
.@GovAndyBeshear ha anticipado que entre 70 y 100 personas habrían fallecido por el devastador paso de una ola de tornados por el oeste de Kentucky.https://t.co/fQGCUk6BPA
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An Amazon warehouse in Edwardsville, Illinois, has experienced a major structural collapse Friday night, according to reports.
Multiple workers are trapped after the Amazon warehouse building collapsed Friday night.
Severe weather has been moving through the area, including a confirmed tornado that touched down in Edwardsville around 8:30 p.m., according to Fox2Now.
Rescues crews from multiple agencies have responded to the scene.