Monday, June 3, 2013

Father, Son Storm Chasers Killed by Tornado That Took 13 Lives in Oklahoma city

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Three veteran storm chasers died doing what they loved: roaming the Great Plains in search of dangerous storms like the one inOklahoma that ended their final pursuit.
Tim Samaras, his son Paul and colleague Carl Young died Friday night when an EF3 tornado with winds up to 165 mph turned on them near El Reno, Okla. After years of sharing dramatic videos with television viewers and weather researchers, they died chasing a storm that killed 13 in Oklahoma City and its suburbs.

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