Police: 2 Killed From Storms In Southwestern Arkansas

May 11, 2015

Police say two people have died from storms in southwestern Arkansas.

KSLA-TV reports the Howard County Sheriff's Office has confirmed two people were killed Sunday night in Nashville, which is about 50 miles north of Texarkana. Howard County Sheriff Brian McJunkins says the victims lived in adjoining mobile homes. He says two other people were critically injured.

The TV station says there were reports of tornado sightings in the area Sunday as well as reports of heavy damage to homes and power outages.

Emergency responders are assessing damage in the area.