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More flooding causing traffic delays on Highway 49

Flooding on Highway 49 near the 4th street bridge is causing traffic delays for motorists. Source: WDAM Flooding on Highway 49 near the 4th street bridge is causing traffic delays for motorists. Source: WDAM
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

More flooding has occurred under the 4th street bridge on Highway 49, according to MDOT. 

Law enforcement is on scene directing traffic. 

Officials urge motorists to use caution in the area and be prepared to stop. 

If you know of any flooding in the area, email info@wdam.com and send photos to pics@wdam.com

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