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Storm chaser: ‘My life flashed before my eyes’

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Mike Bettes, a storm chaser and meteorologist for The Weather Channel, and his convoy were caught in a tornado Friday, throwing his SUV 200 yards over a highway into a field. The roof was smashed in and the airbags deployed. “We were airborne. We came down hard,” Bettes said.