One dead following tornado in Monroe County

One dead following tornado in Monroe County

Posted: Apr 14, 2019 11:54 AM
Updated: Apr 15, 2019 9:13 AM

HAMILTON, Miss. (WTVA)- A man from Hamilton has died in the tornado that plowed through Monroe County Saturday.

Monroe County Coroner Alan Gurley identifies him as Roy Ratliff, 95.

Gurley says Ratliff was inside his home on Center Hill Road when a tree smashed through his mobile home crushing him in his sleep.

There are a lot of down trees and damage in the area.

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