Several homes damaged after tornado touches down in Tupelo

Tornado rips through Tupelo, leaves severe damage behind

TUPELO, Miss. (WMC) - A tornado touched down in Tupelo, Mississippi causing extensive damage.

According to the National Weather Service, the tornado hit the city late Sunday night.

WMC Action News 5 found widespread damage. Multiple trees and power lines are down across the city.

Damage has been reported in the City of Tupelo. Emergency crews are currently assessing the degree of damage. Please do...

Posted by City of Tupelo - Mayor's Office on Sunday, May 2, 2021

The city’s mayor is asking people to stay home as crews clean up the damage.

There are no reports of any injuries.

Tornado damages homes in Tupelo late Sunday night

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