Pemiscot County Authorities Report One Dead in Storm

APRIL 3, 2006 - Posted at 11:27 a.m. CST, updated at 1:25 p.m

BRAGGADOCIO, MO - Details are sketchy at this time, but a K8 News crew at the scene in Pemiscot County has learned that one person in the county is dead as a result of last night's tornadic activity.

Pemiscot County authorities told K8 News that the death occured in the Braggadocio community, which is approximately ten miles north of Steele.  Authorities have not  yet released the victim's name, pending notification of next-of-kin, but she is described as an eldery woman who was apparently thrown from a mobile home.

K8 News has a crew at the scene in Pemiscot County and will have more information as it becomes available.