“after the sirens went off, there was a cracking sound, then everything lit up pretty as could be and my place just exploded around me. Everything went black, and i thought that was it, i was done.”.beautiful words from charles turner, 71,of harrisburg, illinois. whose trailer collapsed on top of him losing ,not quite, everything.
Damage is seen early Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012, in the town of Harveyville, Kansas, after an apparent tornado passed through the town Tuesday night. (AP Photo/Matthew Fowler, Gazette)