Deadly tornadoes devastate South, Southwest and Midwest USA; kill 43

 Deadly tornadoes devastate South, Southwest and Midwest USA; kill 43

An American flag placed by first responders is seen in the aftermath of a tornado in Rowlett, Texas. At least 11 people lost their lives as tornadoes tore through Texas, authorities said, as they searched home to home for possible more victims of the freak storms lashing the southern United States. AFP

 A house is under water on the banks of the Pea River in Elba, Alabama, December 26, 2015. Alabama has been hit with storms and heavy rain since Wednesday, and the Weather Service issued flash flood warnings around the region for Friday. REUTERS/Marvin Gentry

A house is under water on the banks of the Pea River in Elba, Alabama. The state has been hit with storms and heavy rain since Wednesday, and the Weather Service issued flash flood warnings around the region for Friday. REUTERS

A Christmas tree lays in the wreckage of a family's home December 27, 2015 in the aftermath of a tornado in Rowlett, Texas. At least 11 people lost their lives as tornadoes tore through Texas, authorities said, as they searched home to home for possible more victims of the freak storms lashing the southern United States. AFP

A Christmas tree lays in the wreckage of a family's home in the aftermath of a tornado in Rowlett, Texas. AFP

A heavily damaged residence is seen December 27, 2015 in the aftermath of a tornado in Rowlett, Texas. At least 11 people lost their lives as tornadoes tore through Texas, authorities said, as they searched home to home for possible more victims of the freak storms lashing the southern United States. The rare December twisters that flattened houses and caused chaos on highways raised the death toll from days of deadly weather across the South to at least 28. AFP

A person walks through a home heavily damaged by the tornado that struck Rowlett, Texas. The rare December twisters that flattened houses and caused chaos on highways raised the death toll from days of deadly weather across the South to at least 28. AFP

This still aerial image from video courtesy of NBCDFW.COM shows tornado damaged houses and vehicles in Rowlett, Texas on December 27, 205. AFP PHOTO / NBCDFW.COM

This still aerial image shows tornado damaged houses and vehicles in Rowlett, Texas. AFP PHOTO / NBCDFW.COM

Damage caused by a tornado is seen in a neighborhood in Birmingham, Alabama, December 26, 2015. A tornado struck Birmingham on Friday, damaging houses, uprooting trees and injuring at least three people in the state's largest city, law enforcement and weather officials said. REUTERS/Marvin Gentry

A car and a house damaged by a tornado in Birmingham, Alabama. A tornado struck Birmingham on Friday, damaging houses, uprooting trees and injuring at least three people in the state's largest city, law enforcement and weather officials said. REUTERS

Neighbors prepare to check out the damage after floods waters entered their business in Elba, Alabama, December 26, 2015. Alabama has been hit with storms and heavy rain since Wednesday, and the Weather Service issued flash flood warnings around the region for Friday. REUTERS/Marvin Gentry

Neighbours prepare to check out the damage after floods waters entered their business in Elba, Alabama. REUTERS

Updated Date: Dec 28, 2015 11:08:55 IST



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