Ron Johnson/Peoria Journal Star/AP Photo
  • Tornadoes' Trail: Houses Turned to Rubble, Lives Shattered

    A neighborhood in the Devonshire subdivision of Washington, Ill., is left in ruins after a tornado tore through the northern part of the town, Nov. 17, 2013.
    Ron Johnson/Peoria Journal Star/AP Photo
  • Tornadoes' Trail: Houses Turned to Rubble, Lives Shattered

    A resident of Washington, Ill., surveys the damage to her home and neighbors after a tornado and severe thunderstorms swept through a portion of the town, Nov. 17, 2013.
    Ron Johnson/Peoria Journal Star/AP Photo
  • Tornadoes' Trail: Houses Turned to Rubble, Lives Shattered

    Residents search through a neighborhood in Washington, Ill., after a tornado and strong thunderstorms swept through the north part of the town destroying several homes, Nov. 17, 2013.
    Ron Johnson/Peoria Journal Star/AP Photo
  • Tornadoes' Trail: Houses Turned to Rubble, Lives Shattered

    A resident sorts through things in the living room of his house that was destroyed by the tornado in Kokomo, Ind., Nov. 17, 2013.
    Tm Bath/Kokomo Tribune/AP Photo
  • Tornadoes Flatten Illinois Town

    A stuffed bear sits on a road in Brookport, Ill., Nov. 17, 2013 after a tornado ripped through the small southern Illinois town.
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  • Tornadoes Flatten Illinois Town

    Stacy Broniak and Todd Woolf, a Grissom Firefighter who lives in the neighborhood sift through debris looking for medication and oxygen supplies while Sue Miller waits at the door. Sue and her mother Colleen Carney were in their car, in the garage when the tornado ripped through their home in Kokomo, Ind., Nov. 17, 2013.
    Tim Bath/Kokomo Tribune/AP Photo
  • Tornadoes Flatten Illinois Town

    Winston Howard and son William Howard check through debris in front of their house on Meadowbrook in Cedar Crest after the tornado came through in Kokomo, Ind., Nov. 17, 2013.
    Tim Bath/Kokomo Tribune/AP Photo
  • Tornadoes Flatten Illinois Town

    Firefighters operate work to clear debris from a street in Brookport, Ill., after a tornado ripped through the town, Nov. 17, 2013.
    Stephen Lance Dennee/AP Photo
  • Tornadoes Flatten Illinois Town

    Paducah firefighters stretch caution tape around New Life Tabernacle Church in Paducah, Ky., Nov. 17, 2013.
    Stephen Lance Dennee/AP Photo
  • Tornadoes Flatten Illinois Town

    An overturned car rests on top of tree branches and other rubble near the destroyed home of Curt Zehr about a mile northeast of Washington, Ill., Nov. 17.
    David Mercer/AP Photo
  • Tornadoes Flatten Illinois Town

    A fire truck and other vehicles lineup near what was left of Curt Zehr?s home about a mile northeast of Washington, Ill., Nov. 17.
    David Mercer/AP Photo
  • Tornadoes Flatten Illinois Town

    A tornado 2 miles west of Flatville, Ill., moves northeast at 12:51pm. The tornado damaged many farm buildings and homes on its way to Gifford, Ill., where scores of houses were devastated.
    Jessie Starkey/News-Gazette/AP Photo
  • Tornadoes Flatten Illinois Town

    A tornado caused major damage to Fire Station No. 6 in Kokomo, Nov. 17, 2013.
    Kelly Lafferty/Kokomo Tribune/AP Photo
  • Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest.

    Bryce Matthews, bmatthews94, posted to Instagram, this photo of a tornado happening in Knox County, Ind. The photo was taken from Gibson County, Ind., Nov. 17, 2013.
    Bryce Matthews
  • Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest.

    An Ameren Illinois worker walks past homes looking for gas and electrical hazards in Washington, Ill., Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013. (AP Photo/)
    The Pantagraph, Steve Smedley/AP Photo
  • Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest.

    Washington, Ill., firefighters stand in the middle of Devonshire Street on the North side of Washington, Ill., after a tornado leveled at least fifty homes, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013. High winds that followed the tornado are causing danger as homeowners and emergency workers try to search homes.
    The Pantagraph, Steve Smedley/AP Photo
  • Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest.

    A mattress is wrapped around a stripped tree in Washington, Ill., Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013.
    The Pantagraph, Steve Smedley/AP Photo
  • Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest.

    A Washington homeowner moves debris next to a set of stairs that once lead to the second floor of his home in Washington, Ill., Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013.
    The Pantagraph, Steve Smedley/AP Photo
  • Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest.

    Webster Groves firefighters Chris Manita, center, and Matt Grossenhieder climb over a tree that fell on a house on Clydehurst Drive in Webster Groves, Mo., Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013.
    St. Louis Post-Dispatch, David Carson/AP Photo
  • Damaging Storms Sweep Through Midwest

    Fans are warned to take cover as a severe storm moves through Soldier Field during the first half of an NFL football game between the Chicago Bears and Baltimore Ravens, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, in Chicago.
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  • Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest

    Chris Khoury posted this photo to Twitter on Nov. 17, 2013, "Prayers to #WashingtonIL."
    Anthony Khoury
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