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Texas tornado

Mike Enochs (L) and Gary Enochs (R) salvage a baby crib from Mike Enochs' destroyed home after a tornado on April 4, 2012 in Forney, Texas. Multiple tornadoes touched down yesterday across the Dallas/Fort Worth area causing extensive damage. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

In photos: Deadly tornadoes strike US Midwest

16 April 2012

Hundreds of twisters have wreaked havoc across the US Midwest leaving a trail of destruction in their wake. At least five people were killed when one tornado ripped through the small town of Woodward in Oklahoma after lightning apparently disabled its storm warning system.