image.jpeg

This is water shooting out of a storm sewer manhole near Long John Silvers in downtown Meadville this morning. The storm sewer was overburdened by heavy rain this morning.

Serious heavy rain this morning and expected through today have left low lying areas flooded and some roads closed. The area remains through a flood watch through 4 p.m.

Route 102 in Vernon Township is closed due to flooding from the intersection of Mercer Street to the intersection of Dunham Road.

And in Meadville, manhole covers have been popping off of storm sewers due to the heavy flow of water.

Motorists and those living near water, streams and creeks are advised to remain alert.

React to this story:

0
0
0
0
0

Recommended for you