Confirmed tornado strikes Pearl River County

Published 5:18 pm Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Pearl River County Emergency Management Director Danny Manley has confirmed a tornado strike in the county.
It occurred south of Fortenberry’s on Highway 43 and was witnessed by a volunteer firefighter, Manley said.
A shed was destroyed and a tractor trailor was rolled down a hill, Manley added.
There are no road blockages at this time, he said.
This story will be updated tomorrow with continuing coverage of storm damage.

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