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Are just joining us our coverage continues for the latest out of Oklahoma there are rescuers racing against time to try and find the possibility.
Of the survivors who may be still trapped underneath the rubble now the governor Mary Fallon deploying.
Dozens of members of the National Guard to help with the search and recovery efforts that are contacts -- on the scale this tragedy and -- these huge.
The tornado devastated a thirty square mile area that is larger than the island to Manhattan.
More than 141500.
Sky -- Barger is a spokesman for the Oklahoma university medical center -- -- good morning to you I can imagine what you're up against.
What are the numbers -- your medical facility now.
Good morning bill.
Aren't the number that we -- perceived to -- patience since last night has risen when he and now we have a total of 85 patients who have.
Presented themselves so you medical center and children's hospital and medical -- very level one trauma that are here in Oklahoma City propose a bullpen pediatrics.
What kind of injuries.
Every kind of injury you can imagine a minor lacerations.
Suit and helmet.
Through very critical.
Patient I can tell you that we can't just -- children total.
Twenty of them world walked -- And 25 others are from a patience and we've had five transfers from other area hospitals.
As early as Dole's got we've got 35 of them total.
Police fired or trauma and -- were Watkins.
Again those were mainly lacerations and minor injuries.
The children were they at either one of the elementary schools you know it's -- No we -- how we can only assume.
They would be -- I don't want to really make that a function because we've received patients -- I'm all of the damage that occurred in the more area.
Will they all make it.
I'm we have not had anybody passed away -- a business.
-- how -- you for more Oklahoman your facility.
We are about fifteen minutes north more just.
Straight up -- 35 -- we are located in the downtown area of Oklahoma.
There are right there -- smack dab in the middle of downtown Oklahoma City -- I can't imagine what happened here when these ambulances arrived.
And -- what you and your staff -- gone through can you give us an image for for what develop at that point.
-- I've never seen anything so mind boggling yet it was so smooth.
We continue to receive patients.
Oh I would say probably about a half hour after the storm hit.
And all through the night and did an amazing about spoke with -- chief.
Trauma director and she was Spain -- If you remember and 99 we edit tornadoes sweep to -- marriage is that it was much more smooth operation.
We've learned a lot and and all of the special -- were there they were presented themselves to take care of all types of injuries the nurses were all ready to go.
Even down to support services such as social service -- But it Airways and also spoken always -- we're handling that they.
That's remarkable Scott listen they need all the help you can give them my best -- you okay.
Thank you your -- thank you for your time and good luck.
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