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Andrea Rush, left, gets a hug from Timothy Walser at the Hide-A-Way Mobile Home Park in Woodward, Okla., Monday, April 16, 2012. Rush's friend, Steve Peil, was killed by a tornado that struck the town early Sunday morning. Members of Walser's family knew Peil. Walser was at the site helping to clean up the debris from destroyed homes, including one in which his cousins lived. Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman