How devastating. Only 11 days after a massive tornado killed 24 people in Oklahoma, another swarm of five tornadoes ripped through the Oklahoma City area on May 31, killing a mother and her child and at least seven other people.
Tornado season has possibly never been crueler than this one. On May 31, Oklahoma City residents were in panic yet again as five tornadoes — one a half-mile wide — swept into the area, killing nine people and leaving behind a storm-battered “war zone.”
Parents continue to desperately search for their precious missing children after a two-mile wide tornado destroyed an elementary school in Moore, Okla. on May 20. Seven kids have died, and as many as two dozen people are still missing.
As Moore, Okla. mourns the devastating aftermath of the category EF5 tornado that ripped through the city and killed 24 people, some frantic parents continue to search for their missing children amid the rubble and chaos. The deadly twister, which was on the ground for 40 minutes, slammed into Plaza Towers Elementary School — and seven children are confirmed dead.