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Moore Oklahoma Tornado (2013)
Fear followed Oklahoma tornado but there are glimmers of optimism
Fear followed Oklahoma tornado but there are glimmers of optimism

MOORE, Okla. -- In the middle-class neighborhood of brick and frame homes known locally as South Moore Addition, there was no discernible pattern to the destruction inflicted by a tornado that killed at least 24 people. Some residents stood in a drenching midday rain Tuesday, sweeping up broken tree branches and soggy leaves outside homes that were unscathed except for mud and gunk spattered across windows and doors. But other homeowners stood on ragged mounds of rubble that had once been their homes, trying to find something to salvage. "That was my house," said Luis Lopez, gesturing toward a haphazard collection of tan bricks and roofing shingles. "It’s gone."...

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