Pine Belt storm shelters opening for storm

Pine Belt storm shelters opening for storm

PINE BELT (WDAM) - With area flooding due to the heavy rainfall beginning Thursday, storm shelters are opening for those who need a safe place.

The Forrest County storm shelter will open at 8 a.m. on Friday. The Petal Civic Center will also open as a shelter for those in Forrest County.

For additional information on road closures or shelter openings, please contact the City of Hattiesburg's Action Center at 601.545.4500.

More updates to come.