businesses and homes were destroyed in the Petal area due to Sunday's tornado.
Workers are still trying to restore power and clean up the debris left by the
residents, it has been a long and emotional 24 hours.
One resident said it
just happened so fast. This just 24 short hours after the tornado touched down
in Petal...emotions are still running high. Many residents said they were
terrified by what they saw.
ventured into the street, debris everywhere. On Monday, families combed through
the wreckage, trying to salvage what memories they could but for some, there
Residents say at this point they don't know where they will go next or how the
will rebuild. .
volunteers have been walking the streets with chain saws in hand, assisting
those in need.
Several of the homes
were flatten but the debris can be seen from blocks away.