Amarican tornado 89 dead ..

May 23, 2011 at 10:25 pm | Lanka C News.

Amarican tornado 89 dead ..

A massive tornado killed at least 89 people and caused massive destruction across a city in the US state of Missouri. However according to the authorities the death toll could be higher. Number of wounded yet to be known.

Amidst lightning, high winds and heavy rains already difficult door-to-door search is continuing. 30% of the city Joplin Is reported to be totally destroyed.

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