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 uses a clay model to create a a 7 1/2 feet tall snow sculpture of Jesus Christ in the yard of his home in Elgin, Ill. Volz has been creating snow sculptures for the past 25 years. He also works in clay, bronze, cement, styrofoam and other materials. (AP Photo/Daily Herald, John Starks)