Man reported dead after storm in Nuevo Laredo

An 18-wheeler is reported to have flipped over on its side due to the winds
Published: May. 18, 2021 at 10:49 AM CDT|Updated: May. 18, 2021 at 11:30 PM CDT
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LAREDO, TX. (KGNS) - Not only were the fierce winds and rains that came down last night shown to be destructive on both sides of the border, they were also fatal.

The interim mayor for Nuevo Laredo, Arturo San Miguel confirms one man was reportedly killed in Nuevo Laredo on Monday night, but the Civil Protection of Tamaulipas says they are investigating three deaths to see if they are linked to the storm.

There were also damages reported all over Nuevo Laredo, including trees that fell on top of homes and businesses.

Around the major streets in Nuevo Laredo, traffic signs and lights are seen down.

Reports also surfaced of walls collapsing into the homes.

An 18-wheeler is reported to have flipped to the side due to the winds.

As of now, no other injuries have been reported.

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