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Damage and injuries reported in Attala County

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ATTALA COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - A strong storm front that came through Attala County caused extensive damage on Highway 14 and Suddith Road down Highway 14 Monday night.

Kosy Online reports witnesses are saying some of the worst damage they have seen has been with tin and trees scattered throughout the area.

Power lines are down sparking across the area.

At 10:06 pm Monday emergency crews were dispatched to a home that was blown off its foundation on Attala Road 4045. Emergencies vehicles had their access blocked by trees.

Once they arrived on the scene and authorities were advised of multiple injuries and there was one medic on the scene.

Medstat was able to reach the patients and transported six to Montfort Jones Hospital. The injuries were described as facial and neck lacerations.

Emergency crews also responded to Attala Road 4022 with a report of another home blown off its foundation and in the middle of the dirt road.  One person was injured.

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