Tornado hits neighborhood in Escatawpa


South Mississippi felt the impacts of the storm system.

A tornado hit Escatawpa early Sunday morning. The EF-1 tornado touched down shortly before 3 a.m., making its way past homes just off Highway 613 in Jackson County.

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The National Weather Service reported the winds up to 110 miles per hour, traveling just over one mile.

No injuries were reported. However, sixteen homes reported damage.