SLC tornado etched in memories of Utah residents

Posted at 10:25 PM, Aug 11, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-12 09:52:52-04

SALT LAKE CITY --Monday marked 15 years since a tornado ripped through downtown Salt Lake City destroying buildings, homes, killing one person and hurting more than a hundred others.

FOX 13’s Kiersten Nunez spoke to three people who were affected by this tornado. One man said he cheated death. The tornado tore through the city after a couple was married at the Salt Lake City LDS temple.

Kiersten also spoke to a woman who delivered her first child at LDS hospital with the tornado outside her window.

Join the conversation on our Facebook. What do you remember about the day Utah had its strongest tornado ever recorded rip through Salt Lake City.