Dust Devil Swirls Near Salt Lake City

A dust devil was spotted in the Daybreak residential development in south central Salt Lake City, Utah, on May 19.

This footage shot by local man Erik Nielson shows the dusty vortex swirling in a field near a transmission tower.

“Dust devils are quite common in Utah, though this one was bigger than any we’ve ever seen!” the National Weather Service said on Twitter. Credit: @TheLooneyTurtle via Storyful