Strong winds cause camper to overturn at Sardis campground

WATCH: Strong winds cause camper to overturn at Sardis campground

SARDIS, Miss. — Strong winds caused a number of trees to fall and a camper to overturn at Lower Sardis Campground at Sardis Lake.

Campers told FOX13 the wind was so strong they thought it was a tornado.

One man was inside a camper when it overturned. Luckily, he only had a few bruises and some scrapes.

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A number of people were left without power.

FOX13′s Siobhan Riley will have more details about the campground damage tonight on FOX13 at 5.

Several trees down and a camper blown over at Lower Sardis Campground at Sardis Lake near John W. Kyle State Park in Mississippi. Someone tells me a man was in this camper when it blew over.

Posted by Siobhan Riley Fox 13 on Saturday, January 11, 2020