Is there a way to delete a SharePoint 2010 site and all subsite at once?

I have a SharePoint 2010 deployment that only has a single site collection (yes, I know bad architecture).
I need to remove a site that contains many sub sites.  I know that I can remove them one at a time, but
I would like to know if there is a way to remove them all at once.

For Example:

Site Collection\
Site Collection\Site1\
Site Collection\Site2\
Site Collection\Site2\Site2a\
Site Collection\Site2\Site2b\
Site Collection\Site2\Site2b\Site2b1
Site Collection\Site2\Site2b\Site2b2
Site Collection\Site2\Site2b\Site2b3
Site Collection\Site2\Site2b\Site2b3\site2b3a

In the above simplified example, I would want to remove Site2b (line 5) and all sub sites with a single action.
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Rainer JeschorCommented:
Hi,
should be as simple as opening the site (site2) in the browser, open site settings and click on "Delete this site". This will remove subsites as well.
HTH
Rainer
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macarrillo1Author Commented:
Unfortunately, that method does not work for me.  I was able to get it to work if I deleted all sub sites first ( a very time consumming process).
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macarrillo1Author Commented:
This worked for me:

■Site Actions -> Site Settings
 ■Site Administration: Content and Structure
 ■In the left column, move to the parent of the main site to be deleted
 ■In the right column, choose the site to be deleted (YourSite in our example)
 ■Menu: Actions -> Delete
 ■Deleting the selected sites will permanently delete all content and user information. All subsites in this site will also be permanently lost. Do you want to continue?: OK

Click here for reference.
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macarrillo1Author Commented:
I found the referenced site's procedure worked.
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