Bottled water given to families impacted by flood

Bottled water given to families impacted by flood
Jackson, Miss., homeowners use shovels to work their way through Pearl River floodwater in this Jackson, Miss., neighborhood Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020. Residents of Jackson braced Sunday for the possibility of catastrophic flooding in and around the Mississippi capital as the Pearl River rose precipitously after days of torrential rain. (Source: AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Hinds County Board of Supervisors handed out water to those impacted by the Pearl River flood Monday afternoon.

Each household will be able to pick up a case of water from noon to 2 p.m. at:

Hinds County Water Distribution

Old Virginia College parking lot

5841 Ridgewood Rd.

Jackson, Miss. 39211

They ask that only those greatly impacted by the flood come to get water, as supplies could run out.

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