Some Amazon Deliveries Delayed After Baltimore Facility Damaged By Tornado

Some Amazon Deliveries Delayed After Baltimore Facility Damaged By Tornado

Some Amazon Deliveries Delayed After Baltimore Facility Damaged By Tornado

He adds that a second person was unaccounted for.

The men killed in the Amazon building collapse Friday were identified as 54-year-old Andrew Lindsay and Israel Espana Argote.

Baltimore fire officials say a 50x50 foot wall collapsed as a storm hit the area around 10:30 that night.

One of them was pulled from the rubble overnight Friday and died at the hospital. As reported by CBS, according to Rachel layt, regional Manager for external relations at Amazon, two of the victims were third-party contractors and not employees of the company.

Employee Brandon McBride told WBAL that when the wall fall, it sounded like "bombs were dropping".

The Weather Service's report came after it sent damage-assessment teams to the Baltimore/Dundalk area and to Mount Airy to see whether tornadoes had touched down there.

"I was standing inside the building and me and one of the facilities dudes were talking, and I went to the left side of the building and he went to the right, and all of a sudden, we just heard these loud noises".

"Last night severe weather impacted one of our Baltimore facilities resulting in 2 fatalities", he wrote.

Officials did not name the names of the victims about other victims or missing more was said.

Officials said the storm became most severe as it reached the Amazon building, pulling off part of the roof - including iron rafters. First responders, fire fighters and search and rescue crews continued to comb through the debris. Thanks to the emergency response teams who worked all night.

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