After the Storm: Mark Prater talks April 27th

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Mark Prater was live on air on April 27th, 2011 tracking the deadliest tornado outbreak in Alabama history. He spoke over live video shot by photojournalist Marlon Price as a massive tornado ripped through the heart of Tuscaloosa.

Mark Prater sat down with WIAT 42’s Stephen Hauck to look back on the deadly tornado outbreak that also affected Cordova, Cullman, Pratt City, and more. He shares his thoughts of that day, the clean-up effort that followed, the rebuilding of the communities in years since, and the importance of always being weather aware.

Tonight for WIAT 42 News at 5, 6 and 10, we continue our special report “After the Storms – Four Years Later.”

Copyright 2015 WIAT 42 News

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