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Photos from inside a middle school in the Sampson County School district that shows a microburst causing significant damage to a school gym.

A Sampson County School security camera feed shows children running for the life as a microburst tears part of the gym’s roof down on Monday.

Around 20 people were in the gym before the roof starts to come down. Three students suffered minion injuries when the storm hit. The National Weather Service said a microburst is a localized column of sinking air within a thunderstorm that can cause extensive damage.