Tornado leaves 1 dead, several injured - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Tornado leaves 1 dead, several injured

(Mississippi News Now) - Severe weather moving through parts of Mississippi killed one person and left many more injured.

The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency says one person has died and other injuries were reported in Kemper County, where several structures, trees, and power lines were damaged due to storms.

"Our thoughts and prayers go out to those who are affected by this severe weather," said Gov. Phil Bryant.

Severe weather is still moving through the state.

Residents are encouraged to monitor the news, weather developments, and to take the appropriate actions when warnings are issued.

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