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A Jefferson City resident stands outside of a friend ‘s destroyed home on Stadium Boulevard near Lincoln University on May 23, 2019 after a tornado.

A Jefferson City resident stands outside of a friend's destroyed home on Stadium Boulevard near Lincoln University on May 23, 2019 after a tornado.

A violent tornado tore through the Missouri capital overnight on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, and as morning dawned, the extent of the damage became clear: homes with roofs shorn off, wrecked stores, downed power lines and reports of people trapped in the rubble.


The New York Times article here.

A lone car sits shattered and torn in a parking lot on Ellis Boulevard on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

A lone car sits shattered and torn in a parking lot on Ellis Boulevard on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.


​Tina Calderon, left, embraces her neighbor on May 23, 2019 after both of their homes have been destroyed during the night in Jefferson City.

Tina Calderon, left, embraces her neighbor on May 23, 2019 after both of their homes have been destroyed during the night in Jefferson City.

Shattered windows reveal religious artifacts scattered around the Community Christian Church on Ellis Boulevard on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

Shattered windows reveal religious artifacts scattered around the Community Christian Church on Ellis Boulevard on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

Theodore Trigo rests on a cot in Thomas Jefferson Middle School after him and his parents, Eric Trigo and Amanda Esser, sought care via Red Cross.

Theodore Trigo rests on a cot in Thomas Jefferson Middle School after he and his parents, Eric Trigo and Amanda Esser, sought care via Red Cross.

A window shutter rests amongst a pile of unrooted trees and debris on Jackson Street on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

A window shutter rests amongst a pile of unrooted trees and debris on Jackson Street on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

A convenient store stands torn apart on Ellis Boulevard near the YMCA on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

A convenient store stands torn apart on Ellis Boulevard near the YMCA on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

Lem Walker walks with Connie Harris and Jonathan Walker into the remains of Harris Financial Services on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

Lem Walker walks with Connie Harris and Jonathan Walker into the remains of Harris Financial Services on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

A decorative plastic banner rests atop a fallen fence at the Jefferson City High School track on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

A decorative plastic banner rests atop a fallen fence at the Jefferson City High School track on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

Derrion Henderson, center, a FOX 2 reporter based in St. Louis, stands in front of Ellis Boulevard on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

Derrion Henderson, center, a FOX 2 reporter based in St. Louis, stands in front of Ellis Boulevard on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

A fallen laundry room wall reveals family photos on Jackson Street on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

A fallen laundry room wall reveals family photos on Jackson Street on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

Debris lays scattered on the side of the remains of Harris Financial Services on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

Debris lays scattered on the side of the remains of Harris Financial Services on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

Walt Goodman, left, a FEMA search and rescue serviceman, pets Matty the dog on Ellis Boulevard on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

Walt Goodman, left, a FEMA search and rescue serviceman, pets Matty the dog on Ellis Boulevard on May 23, 2019 in Jefferson City.

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