Barry, Newton And Jasper County Coroner's Release Names of Storm Victims
There were a total of 16 victims in Saturday's tornado that killed 13 in Newton County, 1 in Barry County and a 17 year old girl who lived near Carthage. She was killed when straight line winds blew a tree over onto the mobile home where she lived. A fire fighter from Seneca has died due to injuries sustained trying to warn people about the approaching tornado, bringing the total to 14 in Newton County. Here is the list of victims.