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    Damage at Grand Prairie Airport, Nearby Neighborhood

    Early morning storms caused major damage at a Grand Prairie Municipal Airport and a nearby neighborhood on Wednesday. (Published Wednesday, March 13, 2019)

    Early morning storms caused major damage at a Grand Prairie Municipal Airport and a nearby neighborhood on Wednesday.

    The storm pushed planes around like toys and hangars were ripped. Winds at the airport clocked in at 100 mph, officials said.

    Strong winds tore off the chimney at Elsa Panther's home nearby.

    Your Storm Photos - March 13, 2019Your Storm Photos - March 13, 2019

    "It was the scariest thing I've ever witnessed," Panther said. "Horrible noises. Horrible. It felt like everything was caving in on me."

    Panther said she jumped in the bathtub when the storm hit.

    "We're ok, thank God," she said. "It's just material. We'll weather the storm."

    Raw: 18 Wheeler Overturned in Grand PrairieRaw: 18 Wheeler Overturned in Grand Prairie

    Texas Sky Ranger flew over an 18-wheeler that flipped in Grand Prairie early Wednesday morning. Emergency crews were at the scene.

    (Published Wednesday, March 13, 2019)

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