Watch: The Touching Moment a Mother Sees Her Young Son Alive and Well for the First Time Since Tornado Hit

The official death toll from the tornado in Oklahoma stands at 24 people, including seven children whose bodies were recovered from the Plaza Towers Elementary School. In the video below, Trenda Purcell sees her son, a student at Briarwood Elementary school, for the first time since the tornado destroyed the building.




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