Louin man remembers deadly tornado five years later

Louin man remembers deadly tornado five years later

LOUIN, MS (WDAM) - Wednesday marked the five-year-anniversary of the deadly tornadoes that swept across the state of Mississippi killing more than a dozen people.

Billy Grayson lost his home in the town of Louin, but he has since rebuilt his home.

Grayson said it was a frightening experience as the twisters destroyed his home and most of their belongings.

“I seen power poles down and I see my horses running and my barn was gone and trees down and I mean this all happened just in seconds,” Grayson said.

Grayson said it took them nearly eight months to rebuild his home.