Tornado Spotted In Ocean Springs/Vancleave Area

WLOX received several reports Tuesday morning of a tornado in the Ocean Springs/Vancleave area of Jackson County. At 7:31am, the Ocean Springs Fire Department received a report of a tornado near the 56 mile marker of Interstate 10, headed Southeast.

WLOX also received a call from a viewer who said the windows of a van were blown out near Salvetti Brothers Restaurant in east Ocean Springs. Minor damage was also spotted near Ocean Springs Middle School.

Most of the damage reports from across South Mississippi have been minor - downed trees and fences. Some street flooding was reported in Hancock County. There were also reports of damage in the Northwood Hills subdivision of north Gulfport.