Red Cross opens disaster relief center in El Reno, Oklahoma for victims of May 31 tornadoes

EL RENO, Okla. (AP) -- A dozen organizations are partnering to open a resource center in El Reno for people affected by last week's tornadoes.

The disaster relief center will open at noon Tuesday at Jenks Simmons Field House in El Reno. Affected residents can meet with the American Red Cross and other agencies to get information and services about the tornado recovery process.

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The center will include representatives from the Red Cross, AmeriCorps, Catholic Charities, Goodwill Industries and other organizations. A local hospital will offer tetanus booster shots at the center as well.

Four other disaster relief centers remain open in Moore, Little Axe, Shawnee and Carney after last month's series of tornadoes.

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