Watch Rescuers Save a Dog That Was Trapped in Debris After Texas Tornado

After devastating tornadoes ripped through parts of Texas, many victims were left crawling from the wreckage as they prepare to rebuild their lives.

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During one cleanup, homeowners in Rowlett were sorting through the rubble where their house once stood when they heard their dog barking from under the debris.

Their pooch, Sawyer, had been separated from his owners for two days when rescuers came to aid the family get him out.

Astrid Martinez, a reporter with KXAS, came across the scene and filmed the incident.


An incredible rescue. Homeowners came back to look through debris and heard their dog barking from underneath the rubble. Two days after #Rowletttornado they rescued him. This is Sawyer's rescue NBC DFW

Posted by Astrid Martinez on Monday, December 28, 2015

The dog, exhausted, was reunited with his family as they put the pieces of their lives back together.

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At least 11 people died in severe weather that barreled through the area and many have been left injured.

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