Overseas Network, May 24 (22), local time Wednesday (22), Missouri was hit by a tornado, Missouri Golden City, three people were killed, more than 20 people were injured, Missouris capital Jefferson City was seriously affected. Rescue workers carried out carpet search and rescue work on Thursday (23), local time. Relevant personnel said that more casualties were expected.
According to Agence France-Presse, the Meteorological Bureau said the tornado that hit Jefferson City, Missouri was large-scale and destructive. Photographs show that tornadoes have damaged power systems, cracked walls, collapsed trees and blocked roads, forcing affected citizens to be trapped in their homes. Mike Parson, the governor of Missouri, tweeted: Houses and power systems in some parts of our state have been damaged. Meanwhile, Parson asked all state employees who did not need to be on duty to stay at home on Thursday.
Earlier, a storm hit the central United States, causing several tornadoes and floods, and seriously damaged buildings in the affected areas. In addition to Missouri, Oklahoma and other states also suffered.