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Last Updated: Saturday May 24 2008 14:43 GMT

In pictures: Tornado clear-up

Tornado devastation

This photo shows the destruction caused by a tornado that blew through several northern Colorado towns on Thursday, destroying dozens of homes in America. At least one person was killed.

Tornado devastation

A couple in Colorado board up windows for a friend after a tornado struck the area. Lots of homes were damaged.

Tornado devastation

Here, a man in Windsor is checking out the damage to this house after a twister ripped though the town on Thursday.

Tornado devastation

Several houses, including this one, lost their roofs as a violent storm passed through Gilcrest in Colorado on Friday.

Tornado devastation

This truck is covered in a thick coat of dirt after it got caught in the storm.

Tornado devastation

This playground was left looking a real mess - with bits and pieces from nearby homes strewn all over the grass.

Tornado devastation

This woman looked delighted to be reunited with her pet after she got separated from him during the storm. He's a boxer called JD.