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There's -- Oklahoma now where students and teachers have reunited after the EF five tornado that ripped through their school.
Just a couple of days ago it -- a path of destruction nearly twenty miles long through center Oklahoma.
Senior national correspondent John Roberts is live as he has been -- out from more this morning -- John.
All of this happened just as students and teachers were wrapping up the school year and getting ready for summer right.
Yeah -- Martha as we -- yet another one of these destroyed neighborhoods here in more it's it's another one of those tragic ironies.
Of this storm that school would have been out as of yesterday so today there would have been no students and any of those schools had the tornado hit just a few days later.
We spent some time at Breyer would elementary school yesterday that was one of the two elementary schools.
By this storm we -- teachers in some students try to salvage whatever they could out of the school before they demolished it likely early next week.
We met one very tenacious teachers well -- -- cop she and her husband.
And her three kids were inside that school when the tornado came blasting through she was actually trapped underneath the wall with her husband and her youngest daughter.
Her husband managed to crawl his way out and lifted up some of the debris so that Madonna could get out and -- was back at -- school for the very first time yesterday and here's what she thought of -- here's what she told me about -- back.
I just think it's incredible walking through there it.
-- -- it incredible that Leon made it out -- I mean it's.
We want to stay there and it didn't even want I mean -- -- in the class Koreans there me.
You could see she had a very bad bruise on her face from where the cinder block wall came down on top -- -- she also -- staples in the back of her head from a massive gash.
Her husband is pretty scraped up but two of her daughters came out very very well from this one daughter has a problem with -- -- but she seems to be on the man mark.
Now and you gotta look inside the schools yourself right John.
I did John Blumenthal who's with the Oklahoma city police department is a -- the urban search and rescue team.
Took me into the bowels of that building and and didn't show -- the area where he.
Rand to immediately after the storm -- they were literally following the storm.
Went to the school immediately he was told but he came in the building that there were busted the second grade which trapped in the collapse classroom.
He jumped into that pit of all the collapse -- -- block walls.
He found eighteen students and two teachers they got they the students out one of the teachers out and then the other teacher said to him I'm stuck.
He picks -- the story from there.
That you know what looks to many -- here it she said I'm stuck us that I know permanently -- out.
If she said -- stepped to the table.
And there's something in my leg and when I look there was a table leg flew her out right calf cute she's been in -- -- been yes.
Not only was she -- -- but the I table labor stilts screw to a table.
-- he managed to pass her pocket knife she actually reached up and unscrew that table leg -- was -- her -- They put in the back of pickup truck interpret -- the hospital she seems to be doing okay.
But you know at that school everyone got out alive at plaza towers -- for just a short distance away from war I am of course.
There's seven children died in and and two of them Heilman -- Nicholas McCabe -- Kyle Davis nine and eight years old.
We'll be laid to rest at funerals this morning saddest part of that -- incredible stories had their chance John thank you very much shall see you later.
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