Joplin tornado damage seen next day, May 23

Monday, May 23, 2011
Ryan Schlichtman

The tornado that hit Joplin on May 22 after 6 p.m. left widespread devastation. These photos show emergency responders and homeworkers sifting through the devastation from Rangeline Road on the east to 10 blocks of Joplin High School on the west, taken from late morning to early afternoon on May 23.