Massive Tornado Causes Large Swath Of Destruction In Suburban Moore, Oklahoma


The American flag is tapped to a pole as it hangs in the foreground... News Photo2013 Moore Tornado,Accidents and Disasters,Destruction,Extreme Weather,Flag,Hanging,Horizontal,House,Mode of Transport,Moore - Oklahoma,Natural Disaster,Oklahoma,Ruined,Selective Focus,South Carolina,Tornado,USA,WeatherPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThe American flag is tapped to a pole as it hangs in the foreground of destroyed houses and vehicles on May 21, 2013 in Moore, Oklahoma. Families returned to a blasted moonscape that had been an American suburb Tuesday after a monstrous tornado tore through the outskirts of Oklahoma City, killing at least 24 people. Nine children were among the dead and entire neighborhoods vanished, with often the foundations being the only thing left of what used to be houses and cars tossed like toys and heaped in big piles. AFP PHOTO/Joshua LOTT (Photo credit should read Joshua LOTT/AFP/Getty Images)