Powerful winds kill one, critically injure another

HAPPYLAND, Okla. – Powerful winds, coupled with a severe thunderstorm killed one and critically injured another in the small Pontotoc County community of Happyland on Monday.

Authorities say the strong winds destroyed the mobile home the two people were in.

"Located the gentleman pretty quickly.  Got him removed.  The search continued for the female and just shortly ago we located her body," said Pontotoc County Sheriff, John Christian.

So far the victims' names have not been released.  The winds also knocked out power to their neighbors and tore off their roofs.