Some roads closed during flash flood warning for Person, Granville counties

ROXBORO, N.C. (WNCN) — Torrential rain in Person County flooded several roads Monday night, authorities said.

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A flash flood warning was issued for the county until midnight as up to three inches of rain had already fallen.

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Officials expect up to two more inches from heavy rain in the warning area, which includes northern Granville County, the National Weather Service said.

Roxboro Police Chief David Hess released a list of roads that are flooded.

He asked motorists to avoid these roads:

  • Reams Avenue at Madison Boulevard
  • Morehead Street at Madison Boulevard
  • Leasburg Road at Gordon Street
  • The northbound lane of Madison Boulevard at Long Avenue
  • Durham Road at Old Durham Road

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