Heavy rain cause early morning evacuation

Heavy rain cause early morning evacuation

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - The Jonesboro E-911 Center reported early morning evacuations in one Jonesboro area due to flash flood waters.

According to Jeff Presley, an emergency evacuation was issued in the Race Street/Mary Jane areas.

Rescue units were requesting boats to the area, but the waters soon went down far enough that boats weren't needed.

The American Red Cross has a shelter open at Allen Park.

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