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These Photos Show The Power Of Deadly Alabama Tornadoes

Over 20 people were killed, and the death toll is expected to rise.
Debris from a home litters a yard the day after a tornado blew it off its foundation, lower right, in Beauregard, Alabama.
Debris from a home litters a yard the day after a tornado blew it off its foundation, lower right, in Beauregard, Alabama.

Over 20 people are dead and many more are missing after deadly tornadoes touched down in Alabama on Sunday. 

Photos from Beauregard, Alabama, show trees broken in half, homes destroyed and large pieces of metal wrapped around trees. 

See the latest photos from the tornadoes below. 

  • Debris from a friend's home stands in the background as Ashley Griggs wipes away dirt from a photo found in the rubble of wha
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    Debris from a friend's home stands in the background as Ashley Griggs wipes away dirt from a photo found in the rubble of what it used to look like before it was destroyed by a tornado that hit Beauregard, Alabama.
  • Ashley Griggs, left, helps Joey Roush sift through what is left of his mother's home after it was destroyed by the tornado.
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    Ashley Griggs, left, helps Joey Roush sift through what is left of his mother's home after it was destroyed by the tornado.
  • Brittney Downs looks through the debris of a family member's destroyed home. 
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    Brittney Downs looks through the debris of a family member's destroyed home. 
  • A young man stands on a downed tree trunk.
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    A young man stands on a downed tree trunk.
  • A piece of metal is seen wrapped around a tree in Beauregard in this still image obtained from social media video.
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    A piece of metal is seen wrapped around a tree in Beauregard in this still image obtained from social media video.
  • A tree fell on a car in Lee County near Beauregard.
    Elijah Nouvelage / Reuters
    A tree fell on a car in Lee County near Beauregard.
  • More of the tornado's damage.
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    More of the tornado's damage.
  • Debris and a damaged house seen following tornadoes in Beauregard.
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    Debris and a damaged house seen following tornadoes in Beauregard.
  • Damaged vehicle is seen after two back-to-back tornadoes touched down in Beauregard.
    Elijah Nouvelage / Reuters
    Damaged vehicle is seen after two back-to-back tornadoes touched down in Beauregard.
  • Members of a search and rescue team walk past damage in Beauregard.
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    Members of a search and rescue team walk past damage in Beauregard.
  • People clear fallen trees and debris on a road following tornadoes in Beauregard.
    Reuters
    People clear fallen trees and debris on a road following tornadoes in Beauregard.
  • Damaged trees seen following tornadoes in Beauregard.
    Reuters
    Damaged trees seen following tornadoes in Beauregard.
  • Damage from storms that killed at least 23 people is seen as Lee County deputies secure the scene in Beauregard.
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    Damage from storms that killed at least 23 people is seen as Lee County deputies secure the scene in Beauregard.
  • Damage is seen from storms that killed at least 23 people in Beauregard.
    TAMI CHAPPELL via Getty Images
    Damage is seen from storms that killed at least 23 people in Beauregard.
  • Damage is seen from tornadoes in Beauregard.
    TAMI CHAPPELL via Getty Images
    Damage is seen from tornadoes in Beauregard.
  • Damage from tornadoes in Beauregard.
    TAMI CHAPPELL via Getty Images
    Damage from tornadoes in Beauregard.
  • Debris from a home litters a yard the day after a tornado blew it off its foundation, lower right, in Beauregard.
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    Debris from a home litters a yard the day after a tornado blew it off its foundation, lower right, in Beauregard.
  • Debris is seen where two back-to-back tornadoes touched down in Lee County near Beauregard.
    Elijah Nouvelage / Reuters
    Debris is seen where two back-to-back tornadoes touched down in Lee County near Beauregard.
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