Students safe inside school after neighborhood around Jim Hill HS floods

Cars flooded at Jim Hill following storms

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - The area surrounding Jim Hill High School and Isable Elementary experienced flash flooding Thursday following severe storms that came through the area.

Cars flooded at Jim Hill following storms. Source: WLBT
Cars flooded at Jim Hill following storms. Source: WLBT

The city is working to drain water from nearby neighborhoods, but no flooding occurred inside the schools.

Flood waters are currently surrounding the schools. District and city officials are working to remove the water to create a safe pathway for dismissal.

Students are safe inside the school but will not be dismissed until conditions are safe outside for departure.

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