Fungal infection spread from Joplin tornado injuries

February 9, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CST
Ellen Freeman discusses some of the injuries she sustained in the May 2011 tornado during an interview at Spring River Christian Village in Joplin on Thursday, Jan. 31. Freeman developed a rare fungal infection after coming into contact with aerosolized spores of apophysomyces trapeziformis in the tornado.