A Ga guy whose diploma was amid the objects carried absent by a tornado was reunited with the document just after it was identified 30 miles from his household.
Kelvin Duke said his middle faculty diploma was packed absent in a box inside of one particular of the a few barns in the back again lawn of his Upson County home when the tornado swept by the location Monday morning.
“I could experience the air coming up from the floor,” Duke told WGCL-Tv. “I was ready for the dwelling to be picked up from its foundation.”
The residence was left standing, albeit seriously harmed, when the twister remaining the area, but all three of the barns ended up wrecked, Duke claimed.
Duke reported he was stunned to later on obtain a text from a friend stating his diploma experienced been observed 30 miles away from his house. The document experienced arrive to a rest in the vicinity of I-75 in Monroe County.
“It was not crumpled, it was white as snow…it didn’t even glimpse like it experienced been in that twister,” Duke’s daughter, Summer, told WGXA-Tv set.