Man Dies From Injuries In After Last Friday’s Storms

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

(Coahoma County, MS) A man has died his home was blown away in a storm April 4.

Johnny Hess died at the Regional Medical Center.

After the storm, Hess was able to get to get help.

“When he woke up, Johnny crawled to a tractor got on a tractor and went for help,” said friend Mike Watts.

With several broken ribs and deep cuts, he drove a heavy-duty farm tractor in rough weather conditions to safety.

Hess’s mobile home was blown away during a severe thunderstorm with strong winds.

Little is recognizable except a few belongings and a bed on a nearly cleared foundation.

Hess’ friends combed through the rubble, grabbing whatever they could to help him start over.

“How does a person survive this? It’s a miracle,” expressed Watts.


6 comments

  • John

    Jeremy you should know, I am sorry that Santa Claus did not bring you any toys and the Easter bunny did not bring you any candy. I hope for the coming year you become a better person.

  • Ethan

    You know what, find another forum to be an idiot. this man is my friend and a hard working man and father!

  • judy c dixon

    RIP our friend he would forgive all the above nasty comments he was a very loving kind gentle man. we will miss him every day until we meet again.

Comments are closed.