Attala and Leake Counties see damage from Thursday storms


The storms that came through Attala County Thursday left a trail of damage behind.

Attala County Emergency Management Director Danny Townsend said the storms downed trees and damaged four buildings in the Seneasha community on Hwy 14 West.

He also said trees and power lines were downed on Hwy 411 south of McCool.

Utility and clean up crews are currently out working to restore power and clear debris.

In Leake County, there was extensive damage in the Freeny community on Hwy 487. (pictured)

The worst of the severe weather is over, but a flood warning in still in effect for several rivers in creeks in both counties.