Crews work in Moore through the night and into the morning looking for survivors

FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: May 21, 2013 at 2:29 am •  Published: May 21, 2013

2:24 a.m. update: Another body was found by family members in a damaged home near SW 134 early Tuesday and the Oklahoma City police helicopter has been requested in Moore to provide light as rescuers continue to dig through the rubble, according to police radio traffic.

12:50 a.m. update: Moore officials tell ABC News the search and rescue operation at Plaza Towers Elementary School is now a recovery effort.

12:30 a.m. update: Residents will be allowed in to Oklahoma City neighborhoods where storm damaged occurred if they have proper identification, Capt. Dexter Nelson said.

Those leaving affected areas are asked not to return until after sunrise, and those coming in are asked not to leave the area again, Nelson said.

Damage assessment will continue in the daylight.


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