JACKSON, Miss. (AP) _ A Tippah County man has been identified as the victim of a deadly tornado in Kemper County.
Kemper County Emergency Management Director Ben Dudley tells WTVA.com the man is Carlos Madrigal, 28, of Blue Mountain.
Madrigal was at Contract Fabricators, Inc. north of the town of Dekalb when the storm hit.
The business suffered heavy damage in the storm and debris was scattered into the nearby woods.
Several other people were injured in the storm that moved through Kemper and Noxubee County.
Funeral services for Madrigal will be at 2:00 PM, Sunday, April 14 at Ripley Funeral Home Chapel. The burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery in Benton County.