Thursday, June 12, 2008

Tragedy strikes Iowa again

Tornado hits scout camp; 4 dead, 40 injured - KCCI - Des Moines, Iowa

"A tornado hit a Boy Scout camp in western Iowa Wednesday evening, killing at least four people and injuring 40 others. The Iowa National Guard and state troopers spent hours searching the area for anyone still trapped under debris and downed trees. Late Wednesday night, Russ Lewrenson of the Mondamin Fire Department said all the children had been accounted for."

Survivor shares story - Video from KCCI

4 Dead at Scout Camp - Video from KCCI


Anonymous said...

Iowa just can't have a break..Parkersburg area is affected by the continuous flooding..They just got a destructive tornado few ago..It's just too much for them..My thoughts and prayers for the people out there..

Mike Wilhelm said...

My heart really goes out to these people. They sure need our prayers wxman!