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HOURS LEFT MUCH OF ALCORN STATE

UNIVERSITY UNDERWATER THIS

MORNING.

EMPLOYEES SAID THEY'D NEVER SEEN

ANYTHING LIKE IT. 16 WAPT'S

TIFFANEY

BRADLEY HAS THE STORY.

ALCORN STATE UNIVERSITY --

COVERED

IN FLOODWATERS...

THE GREAT FLOODS HERE AT ALCORN

STATE UNIVERSITY. ANTHONY

SELMON

RECORDED THIS VIDEO WHEN STORMS

FLASH-

FLOODED CAMPUS WEDNESDAY

MORNING.

HE SAYS THE WATER RUSHED IN

QUICKLY.

I GOT HERE AT WORK GO PUNCH IN

AND IT WAS RAINING KIND OF

HEAVILY ABOUT THIRTY FORTY FIVE

MINUTES LATER YOU CAN SEE THE

WATER COMING UP KIND OF FAST

NEVER SEEN WATER LIKE THIS

BEFORE, NEVER THE VIDEO SHOWS

SEVERAL VEHICLES STRANDED WHEN

THE

WATERS FILLED A PARKING LOT NEAR

ONE CAMPUS BUILDING...

JUST NORMAL RAIN LIKE THIS IT

SHOULDN'T FLOOD BUT WASN'T NO

NORMAL RAIN THIS MORNING. THIS

MORE LIKE A STRAIGHT LINE

WIND RAIN IT WAS LIKE IT WAS

FORCED ALL AT ONCE

WATER FROM THE RAIN IS SUPPOSE

TO FLOW INTO THIS DITCH AND INTO

A

LAKE ON CAMPUS. FACILITY WORKERS

SAY THIS MORNING SYSTEM WAS

BACKED UP BECAUSE OF THE SUDDEN

HEAVY RAINFALL

ALCORN STATE SUMMER SCHOOL

STUDENTS STILL MADE THEIR WAY TO

CLASS,

WHEN WATER RECEDED ABOUT AN HOUR

AFTER

THE STORM ... LUCKILY SCHOOL

LEADERS SAY THE FLASH FLOOD

DIDN'T

CAUSE MUCH DAMAGE.

I'VE BEEN COMING HERE TWENTY

SOME YEARS AND NEVER HAVE SEEN

WATER LIKE THAT BEFORE AT ALCORN

STATE UNIVERSITY TIFFANEY

BRADLEY 16 WAPT NEWS.

RADAR ESTIMATES FOR THIS MORNING

SHOWED

AROUND 6 INCHES OF RAIN FELL IN

THE AREA

AROUND ALCORN.

The Description of Dangerous flooding on Alcorn State's Campus