(NECN: Julie Loncich, Stoughton, Mass.) - It was a small tornado, but with winds of 85 miles per hour, it packed a punch when it touched down in Stoughton, Mass.
A 5,000-pound trailer pushed back six feet, landing on a boulder and hitting a chain-linked fence.
"It was extremely loud. That's what started the whole thing, I had no idea what was going on," said Rick Hume, whose surveilance cameras captured the twister.
"We heard it collide, two big booms, it sounded like a bus drove through the building," said Shawn Weir, another witness.
The twister traveled about a quarter of a mile, uprooting a few trees in its path. No more than a few minutes passed, but that was enough to last a lifetime for those who witnessed it.