Photos: Tornado damage in Minneapolis

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1 Neighborhood kids look at an uprooted tree at 27th & Oliver in the Jordan neighborhood of north Minneapolis on Sunday, May 22, 2011. A tornado swept through the city, causing extensive damage to homes, buildings and trees. 
2 A power pole fell onto this house in north Minneapolis as a tornado swept through the Twin Cities metro area on Sunday, May 22, 2011. 
3 Most of the windows on this building in north Minneapolis were damaged, along with its roof, by a tornado that moved through the area on Sunday, May 22, 2011. 
4 North Minneapolis residents look at tornado damage at Penn and Broadway in the Jordan neighborhood of north Minneapolis on Sunday, May 22, 2011. 
5 The windshield of this car in north Minneapolis was damaged during a tornado that swept through the Twin Cities metro area on Sunday, May 22, 2011. 
6 The tornado that swept through north Minneapolis on Sunday, May 22, 2011, caused extensive damage to homes and businesses, including this building whose roof was torn off. 
7 A stoplight was knocked down by the tornado that swept through north Minneapolis on Sunday, May 22, 2011. 
8 Residents of north Minneapolis survey the damage caused by a tornado that swept through the area on Sunday afternoon, May 22, 2011. 
9 A tornado caused severe damage to homes, buildings, trees and power lines in north Minneapolis on Sunday afternoon, May 22, 2011. 
10 Firefighters respond after a tornado swept through north Minneapolis and caused extensive damage on Sunday, May 22, 2011. At least one person was killed and 18 were injured. 
11 A piece of wood is lodged in the bumper of a car after at least one tornado struck parts of north Minneapolis, causing extensive property damage, killing at least one person and injuring at least 18 others, Sunday, May 22, 2011. 
12 A woman talks on the phone from a roofless garage after a tornado struck northern Minneapolis Sunday, May 22, 2011, causing extensive property damage, killing at least one person and injuring at least 18 others. 
13 Power lines and debris clog an alley after a tornado struck northern Minneapolis Sunday, May 22, 2011, causing extensive property damage, killing at least one person and injuring at least 18 others. 
14 Local residents work their way down a street and around trees after a tornado struck northern Minneapolis, Sunday, May 22, 2011, causing extensive property damage, killing at least one person and injuring at least 18 others. 
15 A tree lies on top of a truck after a tornado struck northern Minneapolis Sunday, May 22, 2011, causing extensive property damage, killing at least one person and injuring at least 18 others.