Powerful Storm Leaves Three Dead In SE Missouri

Brett Blume

DIEHLSTADT, Mo. (KMOX) –  Three men in a small town near Sikeston Missouri were killed Monday night when a brief but powerful storm destroyed their mobile home.

The victims were identified as 70-year-old Loy Miller and his two sons, 50-year-old Jasper Miller and 48-year-old Randy Miller, who all lived in Diehlstadt northeast of Sikeston in Scott County.

Several other homes and sheds were damaged in the storm that passed through sometime after 8:30 p.m. Monday.

No other deaths or injuries have been reported.

Weather officials have not yet confirmed whether it was a tornado.


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