Monday was a very stormy day in Texas, as numerous tornadoes swept through the state causing major damage and one fatality in Oklahoma.
There was a lot of damage done in various areas, and we asked listeners to upload pictures of what they saw.
We saw pics of beautiful clouds with sun and rainbows, but also lots of aftermath and debris. We'll show you those in a minute.
You may also remember there was a video of a truck caught in a tornado.
Now there's more information on the condition of the truck and the driver.
You saw from the video that the impact of the storm flipped the red pickup truck over multiple times, but the driver survived and the truck miraculously ended up back on four wheels.
According to KXAN, Ruben Briones, who helped the driver of the red pickup truck, said the driver was from Manor, Texas, but left the truck in nearby Elgin and said the driver told him “it was scary.”
What Happened To The Truck?
According to KXAN, the windows are blown out, the side panels are dented and scraped, and the rearview mirrors are gone. That's intense, but when you watch the video, it's clear things could have been much worse.
Where is The Driver?
Reportedly, police are attempting to track down the driver who they say is in his late teens or early 20s.
Aaron Crim, a commander with the Elgin Police Department, says the driver escaped "with a scrape and some cuts on his left arm, and said that an off-duty EMT "wrapped the driver's arm in a bandage"
He also said “I asked if he (the driver) was okay, and he shook his head and didn’t really answer me now I understand why he had a blind stare. I’m sure he was scared to death."
It's a relief that the driver survived and was able to drive away in one piece. Let's hope he's doing ok out there, wherever he is.
Check Out These Tornado Pictures From Killeen, Round Rock and Temple, Texas
Texas had a few tornadoes on Monday, March 21. Thankfully there haven't been reports of deaths or major injuries in our area, but there was plenty of damage.
We asked listeners from Central Texas to send us your storm photos, and this is what we've got so far! If you've like to send us more to share with the rest of the community, head to our Facebook page or tap the Chat feature in our free app
Pictures From The Great Winter Texas Snowstorm of 2021
Where were you when Winter Storm Uri hit Texas the week of February 14th and 15th 2021?
The country was already dealing with the COVID crisis and then came another one.
Texas Cities like Abilene and San Angelo had record snowfall. Beating records that were made back in the late 1800s.
In Austin a record 6.4 inches of snow was recorded at Austin - Bergstrom Airport, their heaviest snow in 72 years, since Jan. 30, 1949.
San Antonio had almost 3 inches of snow bringing them their heaviest snowfall since 1985, those nice people art Seaworld also saw 6 inches of snowfall.
It was a disaster!
But here we are a year later, we now have stories we can tell our grandkids about how the effects of Winer Storm Uri of 2021 had us all in a frenzy.
Here are some pictures that showcase the good and bad of the great Texas Snowstorm of 2021.
Remember These? Here Are 10 Great Restaurants We Miss in Temple, Texas
Just the other day I was driving past Clem Mikeska's in Temple for lunch and a memory popped in my head about Wes's Burger Shack More, and the former business that used to have delicious pizza.
I remember going there for lunch just a few years ago and taking my entire hour to take advantage of that pizza buffet! The different variety of pizza stuck out to me. I even remember the game area!
A few weeks ago, we asked listeners on Facebook about restaurants they missed that aren't around anymore in Temple, Texas.
Boy did we receive a great response!
So now it's time to reminisce about old breakfast spots, taco joints, Chinese and Mexican restaurants, and lunchtime favorites we used to frequent in Temple.
Based on your responses here are 10 Great Restaurants We Miss in Temple, Texas.
(Notes from editor Aaron Savage, who grew up in the Temple area and frequented most of these places.)