In the us state swept tornado – reported 22 dead

In the us state of Alabama on 3 March the victims of the tornado began at least 22 people and several more were injured.

According to local authorities, the death toll could rise, reports Radio Liberty.

Rescuers used the drones to search for people who could survive, however from-for difficult weather conditions the operation had to be stopped. On Monday morning, a ground search of work needs to recover.

Strongest tornado affected the town of Beauregard, where destroyed or damaged many homes. It is noted that the path of the storm amounted to miles in length, and in some places was about 0.4 miles wide, reports the New time.

It is also reported that in Alabama and neighboring Georgia because of the tornadoes were left without electricity tens of thousands of people.