Possible tornado leaves two people dead in Louisiana

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RUSTON, Louisiana (WDTN) — Lincoln Parish Sheriff Mike Stone has confirmed two fatalities following a possible tornado Thursday morning.

Stone declined to identify the people who died.

Our sources at The NewsStar say Lincoln Parish Sheriff Mike Stone said the fatalities occurred in a house near the Pizza Hut restaurant just off of Interstate 20.

Stone said emergency personnel haven’t been able to recover the bodies of the victims because it’s too dangerous.

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