Report: 5 homes evacuated after levee breach in Carthage

CARTHAGE, Miss. (WLBT) - Leake County EMA has reported that 5 homes have been evacuated after a levee breach in Carthage.

It was initially reported that the homes were flooded.

MEMA has now been told that the water is in the yards and has not yet reached any houses.

It happened along Minerva Street.

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