The 2-day deadly storm that went through Southern US states of Alabama, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Arkansas. The storm has reported to claim 17 lives with considerable damage as it toppled trees and snapped power lines. Alabama is reported to have had 6 tornadoes.
Multiple injuries were reported in Sumter and Marengo counties, with at least one fatality in the latter, he said.
Three people were also killed in Autauga County after fallen trees crashed into mobile homes in the area, police said.
Three deaths in Washington County were reported, said Yasamie August, spokeswoman for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency.
Two other deaths were previously reported in Oklahoma and seven in Arkansas.
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Currently, a tornado warning was issued for parts of Georgia early Saturday.