Amazon Fulfillment Center collapse kills 2

Amazon Fulfillment Center collapse kills 2

Amazon Fulfillment Center collapse kills 2

Baltimore firefighters found a second man dead Saturday from the Amazon warehouse collapse Friday night in southeast Baltimore.

Weather service officials rated the storm EF-1 - a somewhat low-level tornado but still serious enough to cause significant damage. It struck the Amazon distribution facility with winds as high as 105 mph and traveled 2.5 miles through Baltimore County.

In Baltimore City, the fire department said damage to the Amazon warehouse involved a section of an outer wall measuring about 50 feet by 50 feet that collapsed.

Debris could be seen along Holabird Avenue at Broening Highway where the Amazon center is located, CBS Baltimore reports.

One of the two men was found under debris and taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The victims' names were being withheld until their families could be notified.

Officials said the storm became most severe as it reached the Amazon building, pulling off part of the roof - including iron rafters. A dozen cargo trailers were scattered.

Images taken from outside the facility showed a badly damaged truck and a knocked-over light pole, the Sun reported.

The identities of the victims have not been released, but Clark said no other people were reported missing or injured due to the severe weather.

Severe weather in the area caused damage to the roof of an apartment building in Dundalk as well, displacing residents.

Saturday evening, Lee said the Mount Airy survey team was still working.

An EF1 tornado hit the building as a squall line moved through the region.

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