Tornadoes hit Grove, OK and Joplin, MO and leave a path of destruction.

5/22/2011 Grove, OK Violent Tornadoes and Damage

The storm system that hit the Joplin, MO area was near Grove, OK and spawned several violent tornadoes that BNVN Weather Paparazzi Justin Teague caught on camera.

In the first part of the video, Justin documents a couple of violent tornadoes ripping up the country side. The second part of the video shows the chasers entering a house that was just hit by a tornado to see if anyone was hurt.

5/22/2011 Joplin, MO Tornado damage aftermath.

Parts of Joplin, MO were laid to waste today as a violent tornado hit the area.

In this video by BNVN Weather Paparazzi Brandon Sullivan, it shows a close up then zoom out to wide shot on a gas station that was completely demolished.

Brandon said that their was a fire raging amidst a field of devastation along with dozens of cars that were flipped over and mangled horribly.

As the sun was setting, the national guard was moving into secure the area as a few citizens racing around on the 4wheeler with widespread total loss in the background.