Tornado Live Tracker: Child Pulled from Rubble at Plaza Elementary School

A child was pulled from the rubble of the Plaza Towers Elementary School which took a direct hit this afternoon. 75 students and staff were hiding inside when the tornado hit and leveled the school completely.

Jon Passantino, Senior News Editor for AOL, tweeted this AP photo as rescue teams are racing against time to find survivors. Oklahoma City Chief Medical Examiner's Office told NBC News that there are at least 10 fatalities from today's tornados.

At least the mother of this child can breathe easy her daughter was not one of them.

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