Families shattered by tornadoes in Louisiana and Mississippi


              Destruction is seen from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              CORRECTS LAST NAME TO BOVIE NOT BOVIEM - Chelsi Bovie holds her niece's dog that she rescued from her home after a tornado tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Allyson Mitchell walks in the rain after she arrived to help her niece whose home was destroyed from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Vehicles and debris are strewn about after a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Debris is strewn about following severe weather Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022, in Keithville, La. A volatile storm ripping across the U.S. spawned tornadoes that killed a young boy and his mother in Louisiana, smashed mobile homes and chicken houses in Mississippi and threatened neighboring Southern states with more punishing weather Wednesday. (AP Photo/Jake Bleiberg)
            
              People help each other through the rubble after a tornado tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              A Pennsylvania Department of Transportation ( Penn Dot) plow truck scraps the ice and sleet away on route 56 in Johnstown, Pa., on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. (Todd Berkey/The Tribune-Democrat via AP)
            
              A long line up of over the road trucks lines both sides of Miriam Avenue near the Stamart Travel Center truck stop in east Bismarck, N.D., on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. The trucks were waiting for I-94 to reopen after weather and road conditions on Wednesday, Dec. 14, forced closure of the east-west interstate highway. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)
            
              Visibility on I-94 in the Bismarck, N.D., Mandan area is greatly reduced due to blowing snow across the roadway in this view of westbound traffic on the Grant Marsh Bridge over the Missouri River on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)
            
              Destruction is seen from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              CORRECTS LAST NAME TO BOVIE NOT BOVIEM - Chelsi Bovie holds her niece's dog that she rescued from her home after a tornado tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Allyson Mitchell walks in the rain after she arrived to help her niece whose home was destroyed from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Vehicles and debris are strewn about after a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Debris is strewn about following severe weather Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022, in Keithville, La. A volatile storm ripping across the U.S. spawned tornadoes that killed a young boy and his mother in Louisiana, smashed mobile homes and chicken houses in Mississippi and threatened neighboring Southern states with more punishing weather Wednesday. (AP Photo/Jake Bleiberg)
            
              People help each other through the rubble after a tornado tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              A Pennsylvania Department of Transportation ( Penn Dot) plow truck scraps the ice and sleet away on route 56 in Johnstown, Pa., on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. (Todd Berkey/The Tribune-Democrat via AP)
            
              A long line up of over the road trucks lines both sides of Miriam Avenue near the Stamart Travel Center truck stop in east Bismarck, N.D., on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. The trucks were waiting for I-94 to reopen after weather and road conditions on Wednesday, Dec. 14, forced closure of the east-west interstate highway. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)
            
              Visibility on I-94 in the Bismarck, N.D., Mandan area is greatly reduced due to blowing snow across the roadway in this view of westbound traffic on the Grant Marsh Bridge over the Missouri River on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)
            
              Destruction is seen from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              CORRECTS LAST NAME TO BOVIE NOT BOVIEM - Chelsi Bovie holds her niece's dog that she rescued from her home after a tornado tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Allyson Mitchell walks in the rain after she arrived to help her niece whose home was destroyed from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Vehicles and debris are strewn about after a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Debris is strewn about following severe weather Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022, in Keithville, La. A volatile storm ripping across the U.S. spawned tornadoes that killed a young boy and his mother in Louisiana, smashed mobile homes and chicken houses in Mississippi and threatened neighboring Southern states with more punishing weather Wednesday. (AP Photo/Jake Bleiberg)
            
              People help each other through the rubble after a tornado tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              A Pennsylvania Department of Transportation ( Penn Dot) plow truck scraps the ice and sleet away on route 56 in Johnstown, Pa., on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. (Todd Berkey/The Tribune-Democrat via AP)
            
              A long line up of over the road trucks lines both sides of Miriam Avenue near the Stamart Travel Center truck stop in east Bismarck, N.D., on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. The trucks were waiting for I-94 to reopen after weather and road conditions on Wednesday, Dec. 14, forced closure of the east-west interstate highway. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)
            
              Visibility on I-94 in the Bismarck, N.D., Mandan area is greatly reduced due to blowing snow across the roadway in this view of westbound traffic on the Grant Marsh Bridge over the Missouri River on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)
            
              Destruction is seen from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              CORRECTS LAST NAME TO BOVIE NOT BOVIEM - Chelsi Bovie holds her niece's dog that she rescued from her home after a tornado tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Allyson Mitchell walks in the rain after she arrived to help her niece whose home was destroyed from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Vehicles and debris are strewn about after a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Debris is strewn about following severe weather Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022, in Keithville, La. A volatile storm ripping across the U.S. spawned tornadoes that killed a young boy and his mother in Louisiana, smashed mobile homes and chicken houses in Mississippi and threatened neighboring Southern states with more punishing weather Wednesday. (AP Photo/Jake Bleiberg)
            
              People help each other through the rubble after a tornado tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              A Pennsylvania Department of Transportation ( Penn Dot) plow truck scraps the ice and sleet away on route 56 in Johnstown, Pa., on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. (Todd Berkey/The Tribune-Democrat via AP)
            
              A long line up of over the road trucks lines both sides of Miriam Avenue near the Stamart Travel Center truck stop in east Bismarck, N.D., on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. The trucks were waiting for I-94 to reopen after weather and road conditions on Wednesday, Dec. 14, forced closure of the east-west interstate highway. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)
            
              Visibility on I-94 in the Bismarck, N.D., Mandan area is greatly reduced due to blowing snow across the roadway in this view of westbound traffic on the Grant Marsh Bridge over the Missouri River on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)
            
              Destruction is seen from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              CORRECTS LAST NAME TO BOVIE NOT BOVIEM - Chelsi Bovie holds her niece's dog that she rescued from her home after a tornado tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Allyson Mitchell walks in the rain after she arrived to help her niece whose home was destroyed from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Vehicles and debris are strewn about after a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Debris is strewn about following severe weather Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022, in Keithville, La. A volatile storm ripping across the U.S. spawned tornadoes that killed a young boy and his mother in Louisiana, smashed mobile homes and chicken houses in Mississippi and threatened neighboring Southern states with more punishing weather Wednesday. (AP Photo/Jake Bleiberg)
            
              People help each other through the rubble after a tornado tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              A Pennsylvania Department of Transportation ( Penn Dot) plow truck scraps the ice and sleet away on route 56 in Johnstown, Pa., on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. (Todd Berkey/The Tribune-Democrat via AP)
            
              A long line up of over the road trucks lines both sides of Miriam Avenue near the Stamart Travel Center truck stop in east Bismarck, N.D., on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. The trucks were waiting for I-94 to reopen after weather and road conditions on Wednesday, Dec. 14, forced closure of the east-west interstate highway. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)
            
              Visibility on I-94 in the Bismarck, N.D., Mandan area is greatly reduced due to blowing snow across the roadway in this view of westbound traffic on the Grant Marsh Bridge over the Missouri River on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)
            
              Destruction is seen from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              CORRECTS LAST NAME TO BOVIE NOT BOVIEM - Chelsi Bovie holds her niece's dog that she rescued from her home after a tornado tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Allyson Mitchell walks in the rain after she arrived to help her niece whose home was destroyed from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Vehicles and debris are strewn about after a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Debris is strewn about following severe weather Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022, in Keithville, La. A volatile storm ripping across the U.S. spawned tornadoes that killed a young boy and his mother in Louisiana, smashed mobile homes and chicken houses in Mississippi and threatened neighboring Southern states with more punishing weather Wednesday. (AP Photo/Jake Bleiberg)
            
              People help each other through the rubble after a tornado tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              A Pennsylvania Department of Transportation ( Penn Dot) plow truck scraps the ice and sleet away on route 56 in Johnstown, Pa., on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. (Todd Berkey/The Tribune-Democrat via AP)
            
              A long line up of over the road trucks lines both sides of Miriam Avenue near the Stamart Travel Center truck stop in east Bismarck, N.D., on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. The trucks were waiting for I-94 to reopen after weather and road conditions on Wednesday, Dec. 14, forced closure of the east-west interstate highway. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)
            
              Visibility on I-94 in the Bismarck, N.D., Mandan area is greatly reduced due to blowing snow across the roadway in this view of westbound traffic on the Grant Marsh Bridge over the Missouri River on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)
            
              Alex Coble clears heavy wet snow from the sidewalk outside his home on Fourth Street in Bismarck, N.D., on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)
            
              A house is seen damaged after a confirmed tornado on Friscoville Avenue in Arabi, La., in St. Bernard Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)
            
              A downed street sign lies on the ground after a confirmed tornado in Arabi, La., in St. Bernard Parish Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)
            
              Damage is seen along Schoolhouse Road after a tornado moved through area in Killona, La., Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (Brett Duke/The Times-Picayune/The New Orleans Advocate via AP)
            
              Dark clouds hang over Bradley Lane after a tornado destroyed several mobile homes in the area, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022, in New Iberia, La. (Leslie Westbrook/The Times-Picayune/The New Orleans Advocate via AP)
            
              A vehicle has all its windows blown out from from tornado damage in Gretna, La., in Jefferson Parish neighboring New Orleans, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)
            
              Anna Chiasson sweeps her neighbors porch which was damaged down due to a tornado in Gretna, La., in Jefferson Parish neighboring New Orleans, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)
            
              Destruction is seen from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              CORRECTS LAST NAME TO BOVIE NOT BOVIEM - Chelsi Bovie holds her niece's dog that she rescued from her home after a tornado tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Vehicles and debris are strewn about after a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Allyson Mitchell walks in the rain after she arrived to help her niece whose home was destroyed from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Debris is strewn about following severe weather Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022, in Keithville, La. A volatile storm ripping across the U.S. spawned tornadoes that killed a young boy and his mother in Louisiana, smashed mobile homes and chicken houses in Mississippi and threatened neighboring Southern states with more punishing weather Wednesday. (AP Photo/Jake Bleiberg)
            
              People help each other through the rubble after a tornado tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              Anna Chiasson sweeps her neighbors porch which was damaged down due to a tornado in Gretna, La., in Jefferson Parish neighboring New Orleans, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)
            
              Power lines and metal roofing are seen in a tornado damaged neighborhood in Gretna, La., in Jefferson Parish neighboring New Orleans, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)
            
              With no electricity, Roy Fitch uses a head lamp to survey tornado damage to his home on MacArthur Ave in Gretna, La., in Jefferson Parish neighboring New Orleans, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)
            
              A Winn-Dixie employee talks to a customer telling them the store is closed after the facade had fallen down due to a tornado in Gretna, La., in Jefferson Parish neighboring New Orleans, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. No one was injured at the store. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)
            
              A greenhouse sits on a fence in the backyard of Randy Popiel's home after a possible tornado in Grapevine, Texas, Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2022. (Elías Valverde II/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
            
              Destruction is seen from a tornado that tore through the area in Killona, La., about 30 miles west of New Orleans in St. James Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
            
              People survey damage following a tornado at the Iberia Medical Center, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022, in New Iberia, La. (Leslie Westbrook/The Times-Picayune/The New Orleans Advocate via AP)
            
              Damage is seen along Schoolhouse Road after a tornado moved through area in Killona, La., Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (Brett Duke/The Times-Picayune/The New Orleans Advocate via AP)
            
              A house and car are seen damaged after a confirmed tornado on Friscoville Avenue in Arabi, La., in St. Bernard Parish, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)
            
              Debris is piled up following severe weather Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022, in Keithville, La. A volatile storm ripping across the U.S. spawned tornadoes that killed a young boy and his mother in Louisiana, smashed mobile homes and chicken houses in Mississippi and threatened neighboring Southern states with more punishing weather Wednesday. (AP Photo/Jake Bleiberg)
Families shattered by tornadoes in Louisiana and Mississippi