SHARKEY COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – Thousands of Mississippians are without power after severe weather moved through the state on Friday, March 24.
According to PowerOutage.us, 11,462 people were without power as of 9:00 p.m. on Friday. The majority of the outages were reported by Entergy Mississippi with 9,413 outages.
The majority of the outages were reported in Sharkey and Humphreys counties.
State officials said a tornado hit Sharkey County on Friday causing likely damage in and around Anguilla and Rolling Fork.