(NECN/WGCL: Spalding County, Georgia) - Tornadoes spawned by a powerful storm system have wiped out entire neighborhoods across the South, killing over 200 people.
This is the deadliest outbreak in nearly 40 years. Officials expect the death toll to rise.
At least 13 people were killed in Georgia. This is video from Spalding County.
Roofs have been ripped off homes and people are sorting through the debris.
The governor of Georgia has issued emergency declarations for parts of the state.