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Destroyed vehicles are piled on top of one another in the parking lot of the Joplin Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo., Sunday, May 22, 2011. A large tornado moved through much of the city, damaging the hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses.

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Tornado causes major damage, fatalities in Joplin

Authorities said a tornado struck a Joplin hospital Sunday, caused the roofs of two city fire stations to collapse and wiped out businesses, schools and homes. It will be some time before the number of fatalities is known.

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