Death toll rises in Mississippi hurricane disaster
The number of deaths due to tornadoes increased in the US state of Mississippi. 23 people lost their lives due to the hurricane and severe storm.
Tornadoes and heavy thunderstorms are intensifying in the state of Mississippi, located in the southeast of the USA.
In the statement made by the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), it was reported that the number of people who lost their lives due to the tornado increased to 23. It was reported that dozens of people were injured and 4 people were missing. It was stated that search and rescue efforts continue.
Numerous homes and buildings were damaged by the tornado, which wreaked havoc in the state. Power lines and trees fell, leaving thousands without power.