Death toll from Joplin tornado reduced to 161

Debris is loaded on a truck near 25th and Jackson in Joplin, Mo, on Wednesday, June 15, 2011. A massive cleanup effort is underway in Joplin after a tornado destroyed much of the southwest Missouri city on Sunday, May 22. (AP Photo/Mike Gullett)

November 11, 2011 6:57:40 PM PST
Officials say the death toll from Joplin's May 22 tornado has fallen to 161, with the discovery that an Oklahoma man was included by mistake.