Video footage taken on Saturday morning showed widespread devastation afterwards Tornadoes swept through Mississippi.
a Severe weather outbreak Across several southern states, on Friday evening and Saturday morning, at least 23 people were killed in Mississippi.
Footage captured by the drones shows residential and commercial buildings destroyed by the army Deadly storms at Rolling Fork and Armory, Mississippi.
Tornado Mississippi drone video shows the following:
The first major tornado started in the town of Rolling Fork, FOX Weather reported, It continued 30 miles northeast of Silver City – first responder agencies reported significant damage in both areas. Radar analysis indicated that it was on the ground for about 80 miles and lifted debris at least 20,000 feet into the air during its devastating path.
Armory Mayor Eldridge Walker told Fox News Neil Cavuto that his community has been “devastated.”
“We’ve lost lives. We’ve got injured people, I’ve lost friends, displaced families,” he explained, “and right now, we’re working hard to make sure those families are displaced and the kids – we take care of them and [getting] They have what they need at this point.”
Walker said The storm came to the area quicklyleaving the flat ground where the buildings used to stand.
Fox News’ Elizabeth Pritchett and Julia Mostow contributed to this report.