Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett
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Oklahoma tornado: Up to 13,000 homes destroyed or damaged

Officials are still searching for six adults who have not yet been accounted for following the tornado that devastated the town of Moore in Oklahoma.

Between 12,000 and 13,000 homes were destroyed or damaged, Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett said.

He said: "The numbers of this event are becoming even more staggering".

Volunteers are now engaged in a recovery mission - delivering supplies and helping people find accommodation.

  • 22 May 2013
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