Oklahoma tornado + photos

sanddun

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    • Two entire schools flattened in Moore, Oklahoma after 200 mph winds pulverized a 30-square-mile stretch yesterday
      [*]At least 24 people confirmed dead, authorities say, and there are fears for 40 more; at least 240 are injured
      [*]More than 20 children could be among the dead, including the seven found drowned in Plaza Towers
      [*]Children were told to hold on to the walls, while teachers shielding the students with their bodies
      [*]Hundreds of homes wiped out and more than 8,000 people left without power
      [*]The devastating tornado was larger than 1999 storm in the area that left 36 people decade







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    sanddun

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    Before and after the storm: Aerial photographs show Plaza Towers Elementary School before and after it was hit by the monster tornado on Monday

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    At the ready: Red Cross Oklahoma shared this picture of the influx of volunteers who arrived at centers following the storm

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