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Overnight Tornado Wrecks Texas Town

Authorities were still not sure whether one or two tornadoes had struck Van, Tx., but they estimated that almost a third of the city was damaged.
Image: Severe storms in Texas
A woman comforts a young boy in front of a destroyed house after a tornado touched down overnight in Van, Texas,on May 11. Multiple storms moved across the state of Texas over the weekend causing flash flooding and tornadoes. LARRY W. SMITH / EPA