But tornadoes happen elsewhere in the world, too. Most of those are fairly weak, but every once in a while, there is unfortunately a blockbuster tornado.
|Deadly tornado approaches a suburb of Venice,|
Italy this week. n
In the Italy tornado, which hit suburbs just west of Venice, at least one person was killed, dozens injured and many buildings left in ruins, says the Independent UK
The one aspect of the tornado that has really lit up social media is the video taken from inside a car that was way, way too close to the twister.
|Damage from yesterday's tornado near Venice, Italy. n|
As the car gets close to the tornado, it gets pelted with debris, and the people were extremely lucky one of those big pieces of sheet metal didn't shred them to pieces.
It looks like the tornado changed course as they were trying to get away from it. If they were chasing the tornado, the tornado ended up chasing them.
Here is that video: