HOUSTON – Hurricane Laura made landfall in Cameron, Louisiana around 1 a.m. Thursday.
As the storm started moving in, people started sharing images and videos of what conditions looked like in their area.
From debris to blown-out windows, these are some of the things people saw as Laura hit:
Breaking news major damage in Downtown Lake Charles many skyscrapers have blown out winds.— Jeff Piotrowski (@Jeff_Piotrowski) August 27, 2020
Some of the building may be total losses.
Many roof off massive flying debris. @NWSLakeCharles #lawx #HurricaneLaura pic.twitter.com/s9EgeDtz43
10:30pm UPDATE from the 4th floor of our hotel in Lake Charles! Really now seeing a ramp up in the winds. @StephanieAbrams is LIVE on @weatherchannel down on ground level! #HurricaneLaura #LakeCharles #Louisiana pic.twitter.com/cUc9NhX1lO— Chris Bruin (@TWCChrisBruin) August 27, 2020