Storm kills four people in Rehobeth home
Rehobeth, AL (WTVY) – At least five people were killed in severe storms that swept across the south Monday.
Four of them died after the storm spawned a tornado in Rehoboth, Alabama.
Officials say the victims were friends who were in a house that collapsed from the twister.
Paul Lee with the Alabama Legislature explains , “You know, there’s a lot of people that will be effected by this. And, of course, there’s a lot of great compassion there. We have great responders throughout this community that spend a lot of time here.”
A sheriff says the fifth victim is a man in Walton County, Florida, who drowned outside his home.
He was reportedly trying to evacuate his flooded house at the time.