Powerful Tornado Leaves Trail of Destruction Near Benton, Kansas

A powerful tornado loomed over Benton, Kansas, as storms lashed the region on the evening of April 29.

This footage by Twitter user @thekillaword shows a tornado in the distance near Andover as lightning strikes light up the sky.

The National Weather Service confirmed a tornado had touched down over Andover on Friday evening, warning residents to seek shelter.

Local authorities said in a news conference that at least four people were injured and around 1,000 structures were damaged in the storms. Credit: @thekillaword via Storyful

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