At least 2 dead after tornadoes, severe weather sweep across parts of Oklahoma

MADILL, Okla. (AP) — Severe weather was moving through the South on Thursday after at least six people died in Oklahoma, Texas and Louisiana, including a factory worker whose body was found quarter-mile away after an apparent tornado struck his workplace and severely damaged the town nearby.

More than 100,000 customers from Texas to Mississippi were without power Thursday as the severe weather moved through, according to, which tracks utility reports.