Heavy Rain Closes Roads & Causes Damage

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Saturday, January 13, 2018

There is heavy rain impacting a good part of Newfoundland today.

On the west coast in Corner Brook, parts of O'Connell Drive is closed and roads are washed out in several areas around the city.

Water is up to the bottom of Main Street Bridge.

A washout has caused the closure of the eastbound and westbound lanes on the TCH at Little Rapids near Hammond Farms. Equipment has been dispatched.

Travel is not advised on several roads.

The rain is no where near over yet, another 30 to 60 mm is expected to fall along the West Coast of Newfoundland today.

 






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