Ok. Fire Dept. Handles Unexpected Tornado, at Least 30 Injured

Ok. Fire Dept. Handles Unexpected Tornado, at Least 30 Injured

Video Aug 07, 2017

Sleeping Tulsa residents were awakened to a tornado ripping through the city with no siren warnings early Sunday morning, leaving at least 30 people injured and causing major damage to multiple businesses downtown.

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