Mississippi weather: A train is derailed and roads are washed out after torrential rains in the region

Residents, aided by firefighters, volunteers and state troopers, passed submerged cars as they departed by school bus from the Peach Tree Village assisted living facility in Brandon, about a 12-mile drive east. east of downtown Jackson. The catalyst was a slow-moving weather system that flooded the South with record rainfalltriggering flash floods that stranded residents, … Read more