MORTON, Miss. (WJTV) — Tuesday’s heavy rain caused flooding in the Morton area.
A 92-year-old woman had to be rescued from her home Wednesday morning.
Luna Ferrell lives near Line Creek and Lindsey Road.
Emergency crews came to her home in a boat to save her from the flood waters. Her grandson, Gary Cushman, also had to be rescued.
The fire department tells us that both of them are fine.
A portion of Highway 80 between Morton and Pelahatchie is closed because of flood waters.