Historic Building Damaged by Severe Weather Demolished in Bertram, Texas

The downtown area of Bertram, Texas, was badly damaged by strong winds late on March 22.

This drone footage, shot by local videographer Chad Leath on March 23, shows the roof of a building on Bertram’s main street collapsing after being nudged by an excavator. According to local media, the building was historic and had to be demolished following the storm due to safety concerns.

The National Weather Service (NWS) said the damage in Bertram was caused by straight-line winds. Credit: Chad Leath via Storyful