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Officials assess weather damage in Attala County

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ATTALA COUNTY, MS (WLBT)  Emergency management officials in Attala County are awaiting daylight to do a complete damage assessment.

Attala County EMA director Danny Townsend has confirmed four houses were completely destroyed in an area off Highway 14.

Seven people were taken to Montfort Hospital and officials are optimistic that all seven will be released Tuesday morning.

Since the damage was concentrated in one area, schools will be open in Attala County.

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