Apparent tornado injures at least 1 in southern Mississippi - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Apparent tornado injures at least 1 in southern Mississippi

BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) - An apparent tornado touched down in southern Mississippi on Thursday, destroying at least two mobile homes and injuring one person, officials said.

The twister touched down about 9 a.m. in the Heuck's Retreat community, officials said.       There was no immediate word on the condition of the injured person.

Lincoln County civil defense director Clifford Galey said several homes were damaged besides the two mobile homes destroyed.

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