At least 89 dead in tornado-ravaged Joplin, Mo. (video)
Published 05/23/2011, Associated Press
JOPLIN, Mo. - A massive tornado that tore a 6-mile path across southwestern Missouri killed at least 89 people as it slammed into the city of Joplin, ripping into a hospital, crushing cars like soda cans and leaving a forest of splintered tree trunks behind where entire neighborhoods once stood.Word count: 1515
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