Aug 25th 2010 By Jeremy Taylor
In Aracatuba, Brazil
, a drought combined with high winds created an actual tornado of fire
. The horrifying phenomenon, which happened close to a highway and brought traffic to a stop, was captured on film.
After a few minutes, the wildfire tornado dissolved as quickly as it formed, and caused no injuries.
Nevertheless, this evidence of the existence of a natural-disaster
hybrid should keep a few people from sleeping easy tonight.
Read on to see the footage.