5 Dead After Tornado, Severe Weather Sweeps Across South

Four people died after a tree crushed their home in Alabama and a man drowned in Florida.
1:35 | 01/03/17

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That breaking news though severe weather blamed for at least five deaths in the south a tree crushed a mobile home in southern Alabama killing four people inside during a tornado. Three other people in that home managed to escape without injury when a tree the live radar right now which shows a severe storm system moving eastward throughout the south across Alabama and Florida and the panhandle there into Tennessee the Carolinas and Georgia. Not spared ABC's Jimmy Norman with more. Tornadoes flooding and deadly storms sweeping across the southeast U. And thereby the very end. Blaring winds upwards of sixty miles per hour blasted through city south of Dallas. Tearing down power lines in rolling debris we have a big day at right here in parts of Mississippi the wind overturning a tractor trailer and ripping up this roof. That same severe weather system packed six inches of rain. Heavy downpours turn two yards into times. Wanted this thing is he's completely marriage it is not pass them along in drenched parts of Alabama facing a flood emergency. Law enforcement asked residents to stay inside and were forced to rescue some of those who didn't listen. For example as to why not me out. I think we have a vehicle submerged in water. And re hold with Alabama four people were killed when a tree fell on their mobile home. The threat for tornadoes linger over southwest Georgia and before the manhandled. Where authorities found the car partially submerged in water and tea manned ground nearby and floodwaters. He named Norman ABC news Washington.

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