RAW VIDEO: Flooding in the Pine Belt

RAW VIDEO: Flooding in the Pine Belt

PINE BELT (WDAM) - Parts of the Pine Belt are experiencing flash flooding.

Several roads at USM were closed due to flooded impassable roads, but those waters have since receded.

Parts of Highway 49 and Broadway drive were flooded as well as Bay Street in Hattiesburg, the creek at Hulett Winstead Funeral Home, and the creek by the downtown Hattiesburg Fire Station.

The Hattiesburg Police Department is directing traffic near Highway 49 at West Pine Street.

Officials are urging drivers to use caution when traveling through these areas,.