NWS confirms EF-1 tornado touched down Sunday night in Wilkinson County

Family of four loses everything after tornado destroys mobile home.

NWS confirms EF-1 tornado touched down Sunday night in Wilkinson County
Mobile home destroyed by tornado in Centreville; Source: Sylvia Anderson

WILKINSON COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - The National Weather Service has confirmed that an EF-1 tornado touched down in Wilkinson County Sunday afternoon.

The National Weather Service has confirmed that an EF-1 tornado touched down in Wilkinson County Sunday afternoon. Source: WLBT
The National Weather Service has confirmed that an EF-1 tornado touched down in Wilkinson County Sunday afternoon. Source: WLBT

According to Mattie Powell, the Wilkinson County EMA Director, the tornado touched down in the eastern part of the county in a town called Centreville.

Mobile home destroyed by tornado in Centreville; Source: Sylvia Anderson
Mobile home destroyed by tornado in Centreville; Source: Sylvia Anderson

A mobile home was destroyed and a family of four lost everything.

Trees are down in other parts of the county.

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