Christmas storm blamed for 3 deaths in the South; Tornadoes cause heavy damage, injuries

As Twitchy reported, tornadoes in Mississippi and Alabama caused major damage and injuries on Christmas. As many as 34 tornadoes ripped through the South, trapping people in their homes and mangling buildings.

Scary photo of the tornado from my neighborhood in Mobile this evening, taken by neighbor down the street.

— Alex Pappas (@AlexPappasDC) December 26, 2012

Scary photo of the tornado from my neighborhood in Mobile thi... on Twitpic

Incredible video that’s incredibly sad of the Mobile tornado on Christmas Day.

— Leigh Spann (@leighspannwfla) December 26, 2012

The Christmas storm is being blamed for three deaths and many more injuries.

31 is the #tornado count from SPC now with 14 to 20 injuries in MS alone. Not seeing McNeil, MS injuries here:… #severe

— Jim Cantore (@JimCantore) December 26, 2012

The tornado did not hurt anybody I know but not all were so lucky :(- Christmas Day storms blamed for 3 deaths –…

— Saki (@_saki_chan) December 26, 2012

The property damage is severe in some areas.

Roof ripped off large church in Mobile, Ala. by apparent #tornado – MORE:… =…

— Micah Grimes (@MicahGrimes) December 26, 2012

Historic church “likely a total loss” in Mobile tornado.…

— Rena Havner Philips (@RenaPhilips) December 26, 2012

@seanagnew my hospital got hit and I’m not sure about my house yet, I’ll find out tomorrow!

— NCN(@nikkibama) December 26, 2012

More from Troy @ mobile home park, where 2 families had to be cut from their homes. @wsfa12news…

— Jenn Oravet (@JennWSFA) December 26, 2012

Damage at Brantley Mobile Home Park in Troy.…

— Ryan McCollough (@RyanLMcCollough) December 26, 2012

Brantley Mobile home park in Troy after possible tornado.…

— Thomas Graning (@tgraningphoto) December 26, 2012

Prayers to Mobile, AL ~ pic of my high school roof blown off tonite due to tornado.…

— Amy D. Howell (@HowellMarketing) December 26, 2012

@reedtimmertvn @dave_nussbaum Pictures sent to me from this afternoon’s tornado north of Picayune, MS.…

— Rachel Chidester (@OU_bound2013) December 26, 2012

Continued prayers for everyone in the South.


The heartbreaking weather-related deaths continue today:

@twitchyteam More than three. At least three are dead in Arkansas from weather-related accidents, including two kids.…

— DiploMatt (@mdrache) December 26, 2012


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