Properties Damaged After Suspected Tornado Hits Bowie, Texas

Severe storms and a suspected tornado hit Montague County in northern Texas on May 22, with substantial damage reported in the town of Bowie, roughly 95 miles northwest of Dallas, according to local reports.

The National Weather Service issued multiple tornado warnings for the area and said severe thunderstorms and two-inch hail were reported across the county.

Bill Miller shot this footage showing damage to his property and his street following the severe weather. Miller said his carport was lifted from behind his house and ended up “200 feet away where it was wrapped around a telephone pole.”

Severe weather was also reported in Burkburnett, about 55 miles northwest of Bowie, where residents shared photos showing baseball-size hailstones that hit the area. Credit: Bill Miller via Storyful