Morning rain causes flooding in Biloxi
The morning showers rained on the parade of the first day back to school in Biloxi,causing some flooding on multiple roadways.
According to a spokesperson from the city, residents saw flooding on Porter Avenue north of Division and as well as at the intersections of Baywood and Rustwood, Crawford, and Howard and where Keller and Bellman meet Highway 90. Flooding was also reported in the 1600 block of Popp’s Ferry Road.
In a statement, Biloxi Emergency Manager Michelle Crowley is urging people to turn around when encountering a street with standing water.