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Now the crews continue to search that school through the night in hopes of finding more survivors.
Several students pulled alive from the schools rubble as rescuers pass the survivors down a human chain.
To the triage center.
And we are joined by the phone -- on the phone now by James rushing in war Oklahoma.
His five year old Foster son was in that elementary school in plaza towers when that tornado pets.
Good morning to you thanks for joining us what a wonderful blessing for you as we're learning.
There is a glimmer of hope for many parents there at that school tell me what your son went through and tell me what you went through please.
Well as as we were there.
-- isn't as I would -- adapted to.
You know but I did find out.
You see tornado on the ground and -- my way.
Part of our system actually was here in school.
-- and I -- these.
Tornadoes spectator but -- that around.
Immediately ran into this pool is that the they play.
-- distressing when you arrived at the school what is the first thing that you did was the first thing that you -- Are the best thing -- was student at.
This is their standard.
When it is.
But it won't city school is.
-- -- -- immediately although this -- And adults were rested -- Who will come in here.
James you were telling me earlier that you had to put your body over our smaller teacher to protect her.
And that your son was not in that bathroom with you he was with other kids other five year olds in another bathroom and then you're reunited with him.
Describe that force when you saw him for the first time after that tornado at left that area.
-- total relief.
Probably -- as a pick but beginning.
It was so tight.
Do it -- back.
rushing are you aware -- any other parents at this hour who are still searching for their children and -- a close knit community.
Have you been able to speak to anyone else some you had children in that school.
That the print that I have -- heparin that had to have been in The Who have all -- -- I think it's better.
-- -- -- that's good news what's happening in your household this morning as.
You're waking up with all five of your Foster children they're under your roof alive safe healthy this morning.
-- -- -- -- Both -- they're more it's no good to go home.
They're ready to get back to normal and I think everyone in that community as but unfortunately might be a little while before that happened.
Realize that there's not a -- to go back there's.
But you lost your house is well I guess that makes sense it's across the street from the school -- I lived at brook street did directly or -- And I think -- Who won't have to put.
-- I -- certainly.
And your children that they have one child that was at the school I understand I listen to you speak earlier with Ainsley was -- pre K.
Is that correct and that's that Foster child that was at the school.
You -- you have five Foster children -- any of them any of the other children at the school who were evacuated.
Know him my aunt went further.
I hope that is.
-- -- Okay.
-- -- -- pretty darn effective date here.
James any reason why I when we were talking earlier there was some confusion about what grades were evacuated in you clear that up for us.
Five K all the way up through third grade were kept there at the school and then.
Fourth rated fifth grade were evacuated to a church you know why they separated the students was that they're just not any more room for the fourth and fifth graders.
I I -- -- know I I got it uncle and automated phone they have stated we might be different severity.
We were -- -- local picked up the children.
At least that the -- Probably.
I don't know what it -- a different.
Right what -- thrashing we wish you all the best and we're glad that you have your Sunday aired all five of your children which you seem like a good person for.
Watching over fostering intolerable -- you have -- about thanking James -- -- When he.
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