NWS surveyors: EF-2 tornado damage found in Mississippi

SIMPSON COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — Survey teams for the National Weather Service in Jackson say preliminary reports indicate that a tornado touched down near Simpson County and Smith County.

According to the NWS, the EF-2 twister hit just east of Magee in Simpson County with damage that continued into Smith County.

WJTV went to a home on Pine Grove Road outside of Magee that was destroyed.

County Road 540-2A in Raleigh, Miss. (Photo: WHLT)
County Road 540-2A in Raleigh, Miss. (Photo: WHLT)

A roof was also ripped off of a home in Smith County.

So far, no injuries have been reported.

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