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Photos of Tornado Damage in Moore, Oklahoma

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Yesterday afternoon, a monster tornado struck Moore, Oklahoma, near Oklahoma City. The twister, with winds of at least 200 mph, traveled for 20 miles, leaving a two-mile-wide path of destruction, flattening homes, smashing vehicles, and killing at least 24 people, including nine children. [38 photos]

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A massive tornado moves past homes in Moore, Oklahoma, on Monday, May 20, 2013. A tornado as much as a mile (1.6 kilometers) wide with winds up to 200 mph (320 kph) roared through the Oklahoma City suburbs, flattening entire neighborhoods, setting buildings on fire and landing a direct blow on an elementary school. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams)
A massive tornado moves past homes in Moore, Oklahoma, on Monday, May 20, 2013. A tornado as much as a mile (1.6 kilometers) wide with winds up to 200 mph (320 kph) roared through the Oklahoma City suburbs, flattening entire neighborhoods, setting buildings on fire and landing a direct blow on an elementary school. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams)
A fire burns in the Tower Plaza Addition in Moore, Oklahoma, following a tornado, on May 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki) #
This aerial photo shows the remains of homes hit by a massive tornado in Moore, Oklahoma, on May 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Steve Gooch) #
An aerial photo of a neighborhood hit by a massive tornado in Moore, on May 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Steve Gooch) #
An aerial photo of homes hit by the tornado in Moore, Oklahoma, on May 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Steve Gooch) #
A woman carries a child through a field near the collapsed Plaza Towers Elementary School in Moore, on May 20, 2013. The relationship between the woman and the child was not immediately known. (AP Photo Sue Ogrocki) #
An aerial photo showing damage to Plaza Towers Elementary School after it was hit by a massive tornado in Moore, on May 20, 2013. Rescue workers and a helicopter can be seen at lower right. (AP Photo/Steve Gooch) #
Rescue workers dig through the rubble of a collapsed wall at the Plaza Tower Elementary School to free trapped students in Moore, on May 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki) #
A child is pulled from the rubble of the Plaza Towers Elementary School in Moore, and passed along to rescuers, on May 20, 2013. (AP Photo Sue Ogrocki) #
A child is carried from the rubble of the Plaza Towers Elementary School, on May 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki) #
A boy is pulled from beneath a collapsed wall at the Plaza Towers Elementary School, on May 20, 2013. (AP Photo/ Sue Ogrocki) #
A woman is pulled out from under tornado debris at the Plaza Towers School in Moore, Oklahoma, on May 20, 2013. (AP Photo Sue Ogrocki) #
A woman walks through what remains of a bowling alley, and other buildings, after a huge tornado struck Moore, near Oklahoma City, on May 20, 2013. (Reuters/Richard Rowe) #
A dead dog lies covered in the driveway of a home after a tornado struck Moore, on May 20, 2013. (Reuters/Gene Blevins) #
People walk through a damaged area near the Moore Warren Theater after a powerful tornado ripped through the area on May 20, 2013. (Brett Deering/Getty Images) #
An aerial photo shows the remains of tornado-damaged houses in Moore, on May 20, 2013. A tornado roared through the Oklahoma City suburbs Monday, flattening entire neighborhoods, setting buildings on fire and landing a direct blow on an elementary school. (AP Photo/Steve Gooch) #
Piles of debris and mangled trees remain after a powerful tornado ripped through the area, on May 20, 2013. (Brett Deering/Getty Images) #
Flipped vehicles are piled up outside the heavily damaged Moore Medical Center on May 20, 2013. (Brett Deering/Getty Images) #
A girl tries to keep warm near the Moore Hospital after a tornado that destroyed buildings and overturned cars, on May 20, 2013. (Reuters/Gene Blevins) #
This aerial photo shows the remains of homes, after being flattened by a massive tornado in Moore, Oklahoma, on May 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Steve Gooch) #
A battered, muddy vehicle destroyed by a huge tornado sits on a street in Moore, on May 20, 2013. (Reuters/Richard Rowe) #
Destroyed automobiles and debris block the entrance to a commercial building after a huge tornado struck Moore, on May 20, 2013. Broken-off branches can be seen jutting out of the building's facade. (Reuters/Richard Rowe) #
People look at the damage in the parking lot of Moore Hospital after a tornado struck Moore, on May 20, 2013. (Reuters/Gene Blevins) #
The hood of car is wedged into the front window of the Moore Medical Center after a powerful tornado ripped through the area on May 20, 2013. (Brett Deering/Getty Images) #
A church steeple lies on the ground after it was toppled by a huge tornado which struck near Oklahoma City, on May 20, 2013. (Reuters/Richard Rowe) #
An aerial photo of a section of Moore struck by the massive tornado on May 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Steve Gooch) #
An aerial photo of a neighborhood in Moore destroyed by the massive tornado on May 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Steve Gooch) #
A man and two children walk through debris after a huge tornado struck Moore, on May 20, 2013. (Reuters/Richard Rowe) #
A vehicle lies upside down in the road after a powerful tornado ripped through the area on May 20, 2013 in Moore, Oklahoma. (Brett Deering/Getty Images) #
Carlos and Kim Caudillo stand in the debris of their home after a powerful tornado ripped through Moore, Oklahoma on May 20, 2013. (Brett Deering/Getty Images) #
Sunrise, on Tuesday, May 21, 2013, an American flag blows in the wind atop the rubble of a destroyed home in Moore, Oklahoma. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley) #
A destroyed police car sits among the debris of tornado-ravaged homes in Moore, on May 21, 2013. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) #
Abby Madi (left) and Peterson Zatterlee comforts Zaterlee's dog Rippy, after a tornado struck Moore, on May 20, 2013. (Reuters/Gene Blevins) #
A heavily-battered truck, in a field near the Moore Medical Center, background, after a tornado moves through Moore, Oklahoma, on May 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams) #
Headstones stand amid debris in the Moore Cemetery after it was damaged by a tornado May 21, 2013. (Brett Deering/Getty Images) #
Lea Bessinger salvages a picture of Jesus as she and her son Josh Bessinger sort through the rubble of the elder Bessinger's tornado-ravaged home in Moore, on May 21, 2013. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) #
Piles of debris and cars lie around a home destroyed by a tornado in Moore, on May 21, 2013. (Brett Deering/Getty Images) #
Residents pass a destroyed car as they walk through a tornado-ravaged neighborhood of Moore, Oklahoma, on May 21, 2013. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) #

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