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Heavy rain floods some streets in Starkville

Thursday's heavy rain caused some flooding in north Mississippi.

Posted: Apr 18, 2019 11:56 PM
Updated: Apr 19, 2019 9:36 AM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Heavy rain flooded several roads in north Mississippi on Thursday.

One such place was Starkville.

According to Ryan Phillips with our news partner, The Starkville Daily News, streets like Yellow Jacket Drive were shin deep in water.

Much of the flooding has since receded.

Anyone who still sees flooding, not just in Starkville, can call a local Emergency Management Agency or 911.

MORE: Find your county's EMA 

People are also urged to turn around when they encounter a flooded area or roadway. 

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