MONROE COUNTY, MS. (WIAT) -- According to our CBS sister station WCBI in Mississippi, the death toll from the overnight storm has claimed the life of one person in Monroe County.
North Mississippi Storm Chasers & Spotters shared on social media that the Monroe County Coroner reports that are many injuries in Hamilton, people missing in the area and multiple homes damaged.
This is a developing story, check back for updates.
Retraction: The original copy stated there were five deaths in Mississippi. The story has been updated to report that there is only one confirmed death, according to the coroner.
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