Tornado Outbreak, Storms Kill Many in Arkansas, Oklahoma
At least 17 people were killed in Arkansas and Oklahoma Sunday by tornadoes that slammed the central and southern United States, damaging or destroying scores of homes and businesses and leaving rescue workers searching in darkness for survivors.
At least 16 people were killed when twisters ripped through areas near Little Rock, Arkansas, according to Gov. Mike Beebe's office. These include at least 10 people casualties in Faulkner County and six more across the state, according to Reuters.