Oklahoma towns hard hit by tornadoes begin long cleanup after 4 killed in weekend storms

 

April 26, 2024



SULPHUR, Okla. (AP) — When a monster nighttime tornado came roaring into the southern Oklahoma town of Sulphur, Sheila Hilliard Goodman, a grandmother and casino worker, hunkered down inside Raina's Sport Lounge with about 30 other customers in the popular downtown hangout.

The roof of the bar collapsed Saturday as other brick buildings down the block crumbled. Family members who arrived Sunday to search for her learned she was the only one inside who didn't survive.

"She loved her family, loved to cook," said her cousin Wes Hilliard, who confirmed Monday that Goodman was one of the four peopl...



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