Mississippi tornado leaves several hurt

Posted: February 11, 2013 at 4:53 a.m.

Trees are uprooted in front of the University of Southern Mississippi on Sunday after a tornado went through Hattiesburg, Miss.

A tornado tore through Hattiesburg on Sunday as part of a wave of severe storms that downed trees, damaged buildings and injured more than a dozen people.


A woman observes the damage a tornado inflicted on a closed and unoccupied dormitory on the University of Southern Mississipp... (By: JANA EDWARDS) (Credit: AP)

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