Tornado hits the city of Bogor, leaving a trail of destruction and at least one person dead, Indonesia

Tornado hits the city of Bogor, leaving a trail of destruction and at least one person dead, Indonesia

At least one person was killed after a tornado struck the Indonesian city of Bogor, West Java on December 6, 2018.

The tornado formed at about 15:00 LT, leaving a trail of destruction and killing a 45-year-old man. According to local media reports, the man died after a tree fell on his car.

Local authorities said the tornado had wind speeds of 50 km/h (31 mph). It carved a path of destruction, uprooted trees and tore roofs off buildings.

The city is currently experiencing the peak of its rainy season.

Featured image: Tornado in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia on December 6, 2018. Credit: Natural Disasters

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