The Ohio Department of Transportation is using snowplows to clear Interstate-75 of debris after a large tornado struck just north of Dayton.
The department's press secretary tweeted the image Monday evening.
Snow plows getting extra duty tonight on I-75 north of downtown Dayton as crews clear tornado debris. Avoid the are… https://t.co/FuC8dQGxAZ— Matt Bruning (@Matt Bruning)1559017841.0
Shocking photos of the storm and aftermath are coming in, here is what some people are sharing on social media:
DAYTON TORNADOES: A picture from @whiotv crew in Celina (north of Dayton) #ohwx https://t.co/gDhs97YJTq— Evan Millward (@Evan Millward)1559016268.0
It’s like reverse Christmas: waiting for daylight so you can see all the destruction ☹️ #Dayton #tornadoemergency— Amulya Raghuveer (@Amulya Raghuveer)1559015650.0
#dayton #tornado damage is severe. Smell fires so much is destroyed. Just reporting what I saw. #pray for any injur… https://t.co/S6NTQMu2kO— Mike Johnson (@Mike Johnson)1559015239.0
Unfortunately we are dealing with a major disaster situation in the Dayton Ohio area as a long track tornado has im… https://t.co/rkCGfz3g4D— RadarOmega (@RadarOmega)1559016574.0
⚠️⚠️ via #Ohio Department of Transportation - @ODOT_Statewide #DAYTON: Avoid I-75 north of downtown Dayton. Our cre… https://t.co/r5y8f5oNb9— Steve Rudin ABC7 (@Steve Rudin ABC7)1559016747.0
⚠️⚠️Frame shot from a #tornado that hit the #Dayton, #OH area this evening. Photo from video used with permission f… https://t.co/kwumPCI328— Steve Rudin ABC7 (@Steve Rudin ABC7)1559017688.0
#dayton #tornado debris and damage is massive. The Sunoco station is gone at Wagner Ford. Trees toppled and bare. T… https://t.co/rkxMYqyxij— Mike Johnson (@Mike Johnson)1559015069.0
We just took a direct hit from a tornado. Our street is in ruins! Urbana Avenue @whiotv NO SIRENS HEARD! Dayton Oh… https://t.co/Z15JvzmUE8— Special Agent Nunya .007 🎅🎄⛄❄🎁❄⛄🎄🎅 (@Special Agent Nunya .007 🎅🎄⛄❄🎁❄⛄🎄🎅)1559014939.0
"We have a house in Shiloh that has been cut in half" per scanner traffic from the #Dayton #Tornado at 11 pm last night.— Marc Weinberg (@Marc Weinberg)1559017409.0
Tornado ~5mi north of #Dayton about 11:07pm. Screenshots from https://t.co/NY2z7j9eID https://t.co/GXAW7FAtp5— Crab Wells (@Crab Wells)1559019133.0
The park across the river from me in Downtown #Dayton had half the power go out. https://t.co/tQgcbPjfyc— Josh Martinez (@Josh Martinez)1559016690.0
⚠️⚠️ NEW: Video used with permission from Josh Martinez @YoJoshMartinez. Viewer discretion for graphic language - b… https://t.co/JHRqGrTPRW— Steve Rudin ABC7 (@Steve Rudin ABC7)1559017562.0