MEMA releases damage report from weekend storms

MISSISSIPPI DELTA — The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received preliminary reports of damages from three counties due to severe weather that moved through the state Sunday night and Monday morning.

At least one injury was reported in Bolivar County.

Initial damage reports by county are as follows:

• Bolivar — Several homes damaged, trees and power lines down and one reported injury.

• Coahoma — Several farm buildings damaged and power lines down.

• Quitman — Several homes damaged, trees and power lines down.

These are initial reports from county emergency managers and no state assistance has been requested at this time. Additional damage assessments are underway. The National Weather Service will conduct surveys to determine what type of weather caused the damage.

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