Video Shows Tornado Ripping Through Town In China, Sparking Fireball

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Videos went viral online Sunday as a tornado ripped through Foshan, China, sparking a series of fireballs from nearby power lines.

A huge fireball erupted as the tornado hit what appeared to be power lines in the city, all of which was caught on camera from a nearby high rise building and shared on Twitter. Buildings, vehicles, and other local infrastructure were damaged during the extreme weather event, according to the BBC.

The tornado started around 7:20 a.m. in the Nanhai district of Foshan, which is home to roughly 9 million people, according to the South China Morning Post. No casualties have been reported.

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