Helicopter footage of the devastation in Joplin, Missouri. The current death toll has risen to nearly 100.
Helicopter destroyed by tornado in Joplin, Missouri just outside Joplin Regional Medical Center (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
We’re running this powerful image on our homepage right now, also. (denverpost.com)
A tornado wrapped several tractor trailers around each other near Joplin, Missouri Sunday evening. More than 30 fatalities have been reported. [twitpic]
Frightening image. From The Associated Press:
Damage was widespread across part of the southwest Missouri city of Joplin. Phone communications in and out of the city of about 50,000 people about 160 miles south of Kansas City were largely cut off.