Officials Warn Storm Victims Dangers Exist In Storm’s Aftermath

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HAZELWOOD, MO. (KTVI) – Debris left behind by the tornado that hit Hazelwood Wednesday is posing a threat to residents and volunteers.

Power lines, wood and metal can be deadly, so authorities are asking everyone to be careful.

"It is dangerous out here, but I have to help," Volunteer Mike Bagwell said. "Anything we can do to help."

The cleanup effort could day weeks, and authorities said everyone needs to be aware of their surroundings.

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