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Back in a minute on that point we have something important we want to bring you.
You know our own Gregg Jarrett he has found himself right smack dab in the middle of one of these tornadoes and you wanna talk about how quickly.
Your car can move vs the storm talked to Gregg Jarrett.
Let me take you back to April 26 1991.
Several tornadoes touched down in the planes are -- Gregg Jarrett was out on a story in Kansas.
When he and his photographer noticed a tornado in the distance while doing a report.
It started to bear down on them literally chasing them in their car down a highway and with the camera rolling.
They captured the very moment when that tornado took direct aim at that watch that's.
Over this -- disappointments -- let's -- still.
We thought there would be plenty of time to videotape.
What within seconds it was.
-- larger headed right.
Jumping back into more car we try to get away from that -- -- Go to Florida better -- -- Have been -- -- what led to the only structure within miles.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah plus -- wants faster.
Lot faster than expected us.
You gotta go but it.
Twister who was gaining on us we made it clear just moments before it struck.
-- -- -- -- This overpass.
Known for their lives.
It was a tremendous rush it's playing.
Right but they.
Unbelievable Iran Gregg Jarrett is here now to talk about that as we watch the situation in Harrisburg and elsewhere Greg.
You found yourself right smack dab in the middle of it he's telling you your photographer saying go faster go faster couldn't go any faster it.
It you know it look it was an old car was loaded -- equipment.
Pedal of the metal that's as fast as I can go with unionized that's how quickly they can move in your direction and you are what make you think to -- -- -- -- give it.
It was no other choice I mean it was flat plains states nowhere to hide no shelter no -- no Colbert know nothing.
-- on the rise in this bridge fortunately was brand new steel girders embedded in concrete.
Look if we had no alternative people have always criticized this the last forty years for doing that.
And people should not seek refuge under -- rich stay in a shelter get into a ditch.
-- we -- the tour here.
Out there who received.
Another they had these -- -- gets right up.
And you'll see it if you watch what they get under the evidence of your -- Saturday that's a that's a car that is of van mini -- that's that hit dot.
That's why Janice Dean is so worried -- -- the cars being on the.
Around right now right -- here in a car and the two guys were literally thrown from that -- the wreckage and mangled bodies down that highway.
Strewn everywhere they were thrown from the vehicle badly injured in a hospital.
For a long time 24 people died that day hundreds were injured how you get under the -- as it was it is it.
Just a coincidence that under the family was there doing the same thing you were to -- and a girl soccer and other people on the other side you hear me yelling get up under the -- is it seemed likeable logical thing to do you mean I don't wanna be right here in the open.
So we talked ourselves underneath the steel girders and -- protection there.
And that's save their line what are people saying you should have got and they're saying you should have -- yourself in a ditch on the open road is opposed to going underneath the rich and there was no did -- there was no call but it was and it was flat and and nowhere to hide.
And people like think criticizes because they're worried that people at home -- gonna leave the safety of -- sheltering well let's go look for bridge which they should not do the right about that.
But luck we didn't have any choice this sound.
It sounded like it was deafening what was elected yet it really was I -- is that we were being sucked down -- And you know it was all I could do with almost and hang on to the murders as everybody else is Ted Lewis our photographer.
Hung out the camera to get a shot that I hung on to him hung on to the girder.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- The force of the thing was terrific and violently sit here comes another one it wasn't another one it was a back draft.
To which sometimes -- -- follows these tornadoes just the danger has passed yet but it almost knocked us off our feet after the tornado had passed I guess it was back for a.
Greg it was great reporting I have to tip my hat hat to you as a reporter on the -- that telling -- keep shooting managing to report through it knowing where to find safety.
And the point is criticism or none you've made it you made it throughout.
Great job my friend thank you an unbelievable and by the way as he did the report on the air is who was anchoring.
Bill O'Reilly that's right Bill O'Reilly tossing to a fellow by the name of John Scott.
Who then interviewed us think it's all family of friends out there thank you so much Greg.
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