Chicago area relief workers to aid tornado victims

February 8, 2008 4:00:52 PM PST
Relief workers from the Chicago area will be helping survivors of the devastating tornados that ripped through the southern part of the country earlier in the week.Workers from the American Red Cross of Greater Chicago are on their way to the tornado-ravaged areas of Tennessee and Arkansas.

Fifty-nine people died as the tornados roared through those states along with Mississippi, Alabama and Kentucky.

Searchers are still looking for survivors and victims.