Drone Video: Pearl River flooding in Jackson-metro area

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The Pearl River is expected to crest at 38 feet in Jackson on Sunday. This will be the third highest crest on record for the river.

Drone video from Alex Forbes showed the extent of the flooding on Saturday.

Governor Tate Reeves declared a State of Emergency because of the flooding. Click here for more information about how to protect yourself from the floodwaters.

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