Water rescue efforts taking place in Marion Co. due to Pearl River flooding

Water rescue efforts taking place in Marion Co. due to Pearl River flooding
The efforts began early Saturday morning near MS HWY 587 around 3 a.m. and later around 1 p.m. near Dean Griner Ballpark in Columbia. (Source: Jeffrey Morgan)

MARION COUNTY, Miss. (WDAM) - The Marion County Sheriff’s Department has made water rescue efforts in the wake of the Pearl River flooding going on in the area.

The efforts began early Saturday morning near M.S. Highway 587 around 3 a.m. and later around 1 p.m. near Dean Griner Ballpark in Columbia.

Some people are still in those areas and are choosing not to evacuate.
Some people are still in those areas and are choosing not to evacuate. (Source: Jeffrey Morgan)

Some people are still in those areas and are choosing not to evacuate.

The road is still closed.

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