Christmastime storms, tornadoes kill at least 43 in U.S

Christmastime storms, tornadoes kill at least 43 in U.S - Yahoo Information

By Lisa Maria Garza

DALLAS (Reuters) - Storms hit the U.S. South, Southwest and Midwest over the Christmas vacation weekend, unleashing floods and tornadoes that killed at least 43 men and women, flattened buildings and snarled transportation for hundreds of thousands for the duration of a active travel time.

The undesirable climate or threat of it prompted the governors of Missouri and New Mexico to declare a state of emergency for their states.

Flash floods killed at least 13 men and women in Missouri and Illinois.

In Missouri, emergency workers have evacuated residents from their