What’s happening Jackson, MS? Water crisis, state of emergency, more

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The capital of Mississippi is in the middle of a water crisis.

Jackson has been thrown into national headlines as water treatment plants fail, and calls a state of emergency for the community a day after Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves called one.

This comes after days of excessive rain and caused pumps to fail at one of the town’s water treatment plants and has left residences and businesses experiencing low water pressure…

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