Footage shows extent of tornado damage to Joplin, Missouri
A whopping 46 tornadoes touched down across the midwestern U.S. on Sunday, according to the National Weather Service. The most devastating hit Joplin, Missouri, leaving at least 89 people confirmed dead — a toll that’s expected to rise.
In the footage below, a storm chaser catches a few brief images of the actual tornado, then tours the wreckage it left behind. The scene is one of absolute devastation.
This video is fro YouTube user jimmiwiththeash, published Monday, May 23, 2011.