Authorities report tornado in Wiggins

STONE COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Officials at the Wiggins Police Department reported a tornado touching down shortly after 7 p.m. on Sunday.

The tornado was seen in a field on the West side of Highway 49 near Wal-Mart.  No injuries, nor structural damage were reported with the tornado.

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for Perry and Stone Counties as of 7:18 p.m. The warning will remain in effect until 7:45 p.m. Sunday, September 4, 2011.

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