PHOTOS: 2011 Joplin tornado devastation - KCTV5 News

PHOTOS: 2011 Joplin tornado devastation


The tornado that hit Joplin on May 22, 2011 destroyed about 7,000 homes in Joplin, as well as houses in Duquesne and rural areas of Jasper and Newton counties.

A total of 624 families have needed interim housing although that number constantly changes, said Pam Willis, a FEMA housing specialist for Joplin.

As of June 22, 2011, the death toll has risen to 156.

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