MOORE, Okla.-As Janita Davis opened the door and stepped out of the credit union vault that saved her life and the lives of more than 20 others from the historic tornado that leveled this town, she knew she'd see devastation that would take her breath away.

The terrible shaking, loud rumbling and the sounds of the Tinker FCU branch cracking as it came down around those packed in and huddled in the 16x30-foot space, meant the AVP and branch manager was not surprised to find the Diebold vault in which they had sought refuge was the only thing left standing at the credit union.

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