MEMA releases damage reports from Sunday’s storms

The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has released initial damage reports for counties affected by Sunday’s storms.

According to MEMA, 20 homes were destroyed in Marion County, eight were destroyed in Forrest County, and one home was destroyed in Jackson County.

The reports said a fire station on Hurricane Creek Road in Marion County was destroyed.

According to the Associated Press, 70-year-old Jerry Johnson was killed when his home took a direct hit from the storm.

A strong tornado touched down in Southwest Marion County around 7:20 p.m.

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