Special Reports

June 11, 2011 10:15 PM

Profiles recall 59 more victims of the Joplin tornado

Officials in Joplin have continued in recent days to verify the names of victims who died in hospitals and nursing homes from tornado-related injuries since the May 22 story. As of Friday, the official death toll was 151. The Star previously has published information on more than 90 of the victims, including Riverside Police Officer Jeff Taylor, who was hit by lightning while helping with search and rescue operations. Today we highlight 59 more victims.

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