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A tornado moves northeast two miles west of (Credit: AP/ News-Gazette, Jessie Starkey)

A tornado moves northeast two miles west of Flatville, Ill. (Nov. 17, 2013)

Midwest tornadoes

Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest, causing extensive damage in several central Illinois communities. At least six people were killed.

A United Auto Workers office is missing its
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A United Auto Workers office is missing its roof after Sunday's tornado in Kokomo, Ind. (Nov. 18, 2013)

A United Auto Workers office wall and roof
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A United Auto Workers office wall and roof are damaged after being in the path of Sunday's tornado in Kokomo, Ind. (Nov. 18, 2013)

A man takes a photo of a damaged
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A man takes a photo of a damaged building along Washington Road in the aftermath of a tornado in Washington, Illinois. (Nov. 18, 2013)

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WASHINGTON, IL - NOVEMBER 18: Damaged buildings along
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WASHINGTON, IL - NOVEMBER 18: Damaged buildings along Washington Road in the aftermath of a tornado on November 18, 2013 in Washington, Illinois. A fast-moving storm system that produced several tornadoes that touched down across the Midwest left behind a path of destruction in 12 states. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

A man walks amongst damaged buildings in the
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A man walks amongst damaged buildings in the aftermath of a tornado in Washington, Illinois. (Nov. 18, 2013)

WASHINGTON, IL - NOVEMBER 18: Damaged buildings along
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WASHINGTON, IL - NOVEMBER 18: Damaged buildings along Washington Road in the aftermath of a tornado on November 18, 2013 in Washington, Illinois. A fast-moving storm system that produced several tornadoes that touched down across the Midwest left behind a path of destruction in 12 states. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON, IL - NOVEMBER 18: Police stand amongst
(Credit: Getty Tasos Katopodis)

WASHINGTON, IL - NOVEMBER 18: Police stand amongst damaged buildings along Washington Road in the aftermath of a tornado on November 18, 2013 in Washington, Illinois. A fast-moving storm system that produced several tornadoes that touched down across the Midwest left behind a path of destruction in 12 states. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

A view of homes destroyed by a tornado
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A view of homes destroyed by a tornado the previous day in Washington, Ill. (Nov. 18, 2013)

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A tornado moves northeast two miles west of
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A tornado moves northeast two miles west of Flatville, Ill. (Nov. 17, 2013)

Firefighters search a heavily damaged home after a
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Firefighters search a heavily damaged home after a tornado struck in Washington, Ill. (Nov. 17, 2013)

A deputy sergeant with the Tazewell County Sheriff's
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A deputy sergeant with the Tazewell County Sheriff's Department walks gingerly among debris in the Devonshire subdivision in Washington, Ill. after a tornado severely damaged many homes in the community east of Peoria. (Nov. 17, 2013)

Residents comfort each other after they discover that
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Residents comfort each other after they discover that their home was destroyed when a tornado and thunderstorms tore through a portion of Washington, Ill. (Nov. 17, 2013)

Residents search through a neighborhood in Washington, Ill.,
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Residents search through a neighborhood in Washington, Ill., after a tornado and strong thunderstorms swept through the northern part of the town, destroying several homes. (Nov. 17, 2013)

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Washington homeowners and friends try to salvage items
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Washington homeowners and friends try to salvage items from homes along Devonshire Street on the north side of Washington, Ill. (Nov. 17, 2013)

Rescuers pull an injured resident from a demolished
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Rescuers pull an injured resident from a demolished house after a tornado destroyed parts of Washington, Ill. (Nov. 17, 2013)

Richard Miller, of Washington, Ill., salvages items from
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Richard Miller, of Washington, Ill., salvages items from his brother's home after a tornado leveled a subdivision on the north side of Washington, Ill. (Nov. 17, 2013)

A Washington firefighter peers into the home of
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A Washington firefighter peers into the home of a fellow firefighter whose home was destroyed when a tornado swept through Washington, Ill. (Nov. 17, 2013)

Firefighters stand in the middle of Devonshire Street
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Firefighters stand in the middle of Devonshire Street on the north side of Washington, Ill., after a tornado leveled at least 50 homes. (Nov. 17, 2013)

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Aimee Royer holds a dog she rescued from
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Aimee Royer holds a dog she rescued from debris after a Sunday morning tornado sliced through a subdivision on the north side of Washington, Ill. (Nov. 17, 2013)

Chuck Phillips looks out at the destruction that
(Credit: AP/Journal Star, Fred Zwicky)

Chuck Phillips looks out at the destruction that tore off part of his roof and left houses around him destroyed after a tornado leveled a path of devastation through the north end of Pekin, Ill. (Nov. 17, 2013)

East Peoria resident Billy Vestal evacuates with his
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East Peoria resident Billy Vestal evacuates with his daughter, Lillian, 3, after a tornado damaged the area near Chestnut Road in East Peoria, Ill. (Nov. 17, 2013)

A tree was pulled out of the ground
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A tree was pulled out of the ground by the roots, collapsing onto a house after a tornado left a path of devastation through the north end of Pekin, Ill. Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest on Sunday, causing extensive damage in several central Illinois communities while sending people to their basements for shelter. (Nov. 17, 2013)

A view of part of Washington, Ill., after
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A view of part of Washington, Ill., after a tornado moved through the area. Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest on Sunday, causing extensive damage in several central Illinois communities while sending people to their basements for shelter. (Nov. 17, 2013)

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Shirley Wolf says she held her dog Sammy
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Shirley Wolf says she held her dog Sammy for dear life as a tornado destroyed her home in Pekin, Ill. Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest on Sunday, causing extensive damage in several central Illinois communities while sending people to their basements for shelter. (Nov. 17, 2013)

Ray Baughman embraces family shortly after his home
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Ray Baughman embraces family shortly after his home was destroyed by a tornado that left a path of devastation through the north end of Pekin, Ill. Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest on Sunday, causing extensive damage in several central Illinois communities while sending people to their basements for shelter. (Nov. 17, 2013)

Debris could be seen everywhere after a tornado
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Debris could be seen everywhere after a tornado moved through Washington, Ill. Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest on Sunday, causing extensive damage in several central Illinois communities while sending people to their basements for shelter. (Nov. 17, 2013)

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