- Associated Press - Tuesday, December 29, 2015

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - State emergency officials in Mississippi say another person has died as a result of injuries suffered when tornadoes struck the state Dec. 23.

The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency did not identify the victim. It said the Coahoma County coroner reported Tuesday that the person had died at a hospital in Memphis.

It was the second Coahoma County death attributed to the Dec. 23 tornadoes and it brought the death toll for those storms to 11. Six people were killed in Benton County; two, in Marshall County; and one in Tippah County.

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