Heavy storms, including a possible tornado, have caused significant damage in western parts of Mobile, Ala., early Thursday, The Weather Channel reported.

The Weather Channel noted public reports of people being rescued from debris in the Alabama city located on the Gulf Coast. There were no immediate reports of injuries.

Teams are being requested by the fire department to clear streets of downed trees.

TheWeather Channel posted a photo on Twitter of cars flipped over at a Mercedes dealership.

The worst damage is reported to be between I-65 and I-365. has carried reports of downed trees and power lines and severe damaage to a gasoline station on Union Avenue.