Wind, humidity and rainfall combined precisely to create the massive
killer tornado in Moore, Okla. And when they did, the awesome amount of
energy released over that city dwarfed the power of the atomic bomb that
Oklahoma City Medical Examiner's office
said she believes at least 91 people are dead. Elliott said an
additional 40 bodies are being moved to the medical examiner's office,
but she was unable to say how many of those bodies were children.
A frightened dog was rescued on Sunday from a guardrail along a busy
highway. Animal Care Services said the pit bull-type dog was found
padlocked with a weighted chain to the guardrail on the I-10 access road
near West Avenue.
Students returned to class in Cleburne Monday, five days after a tornado
severely damaged two school buildings. Strong winds from the powerful
EF3 twister ripped away part of the roof at Gerard Elementary School.