UPDATE: The Jasper County Coroner has released the names of the people killed in the storm.
Brian Harrington, 31, died at the scene. His wife Nicole Harrington, 23, died hours later at Forrest General Hospital.
Their 1 year old child was also in the car. The child was not hurt and is with family.
The Jasper County Sheriff says the crash happened outside of Heidelberg, in the Oak Bowery Community.
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has been notified of a third death from Saturday's storm system. A woman died of injuries sustained in an accident where a car struck a downed tree on a county road in Jasper County. The victim's husband died in the same accident Saturday night. The third death was a man in Coahoma County who died when a tornado hit a mobile home.
"Mississippi mourns the losses of those who died in this storm," Gov. Phil Bryant said. "Deborah and I are praying for their families during this difficult time."
The National Weather Service offices in Jackson and Memphis have confirmed five tornadoes in Mississippi:
· EF-2 in Coahoma County through Rena Lara.
· EF-1 in Tate County through Senatobia.
· EF-2 in SW Bolivar County.
· EF-0 in Warren County.
· EF-0 in Hinds County.
There are 16 homes, two schools, six businesses and nine agricultural buildings reported to be destroyed or suffering major damage. Damage assessments are still ongoing by county emergency managers.
The counties reporting damages are as follows:
The Mississippi Department of Education Crisis Response Team is assisting with damage assessments at the schools in Coahoma County.
MEMA urges the public to report damages to your local Emergency Management Agency. For a list of contact numbers for your county, visit www.msema.org/local-ema.
The public is encouraged to follow MEMA on our website www.msema.org, mobile phone app, Twitter and Facebook for updates.
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