A mile-wide tornado touched down and horrifically tore Moore, Oklahoma to shreds. The National Guard was called in and an entire school is basically gone.
This is unquestionably a national tragedy. There were deaths reported, but as of writing the exact number was not yet known.
Oklahoma City’s beloved superstar, Kevin Durant, took to Twitter to express his support for the victims and the entire city of Moore.
Praying for the victims of the Tornadoes in OKC these last few days..Everybody stay safe!
— Kevin Durant (@KDTrey5) May 20, 2013
His Thunder teammate, Serge Ibaka, shared the same sentiment, asking everyone to pray for Oklahoma via Twitter.
Again, pray for OKC… Everybody stay safe! — Serge Ibaka (@sergeibaka9) May 20, 2013
Other superstars also voiced support for Moore, OK.
Prayers go out to the victims and families in Oklahoma
— Lane Johnson(@Lanejohnson69) May 21, 2013
The following is a chilling, time-lapse video of the tornado engaged in its destructive path, courtesy of Action 5 News in Memphis.