Gallery: Winter storms pound Midwest
Feb. 28, 2013 @ 09:58 AM
A Midwest snowstorm packing heavy snow and strong winds left six people dead in Kansas, hundreds of vehicles crashed or stranded in Wisconsin, and tens of thousands of utility customers without power in Michigan.
In this Feb . 6, 2013 photo, sculptor Fran Volz works on a 7 1/2 feet tall snow sculpture of Jesus Christ in the yard of his home in Elgin, Ill. Volz studies classic greek art and current comic books to help him form true-to-life features. He studied paintings of Jesus before beginning his sculpting. (AP Photo/Daily Herald, John Starks)