Severe Weather Downs Trees Across Spartanburg

Trees were downed and buildings damaged as severe weather ripped through South Carolina and surrounding states on February 6, local media reported.

A variety of severe weather warnings were issued by the National Weather Service (NWS) for South Carolina, including a tornado warning and flash flood warning. Tornado warnings were also issued for North Carolina and Georgia.

Strong winds overturned semi-trucks, knocked down power lines, and split trees throughout Spartanburg, a city in northern South Carolina, local media reported.

This video shows fallen trees and overturned outdoor furniture near a cafe in Spartanburg. Credit: @elenashpakovskaya via Storyful