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Hancock Expressway under Circle Drive closed amid flash flooding – Colorado Springs, Colorado

Colorado Springs, Colorado 2021-07-31 19:40:13 –

Colorado Springs, Colorado — Flash floods continue to be reported in Colorado Springs, so the Colorado Springs Fire Department warns drivers not to drive in rush water.

The warning is issued after the fire department rescues an abandoned vehicle trapped in a barrier due to rushing water.

El Paso County is currently receiving a serious flash flood warning that goes into effect until 7:30 pm.

According to the National Meteorological Service of Pueblo, it rained 0.5-1.3 inches. Street floods have been observed in Fountain Circles and Circles in southern Colorado Springs.

Flash floods are expected in small streams and streams, urban areas, highways, roads, underpasses, and other poor drainage and lowlands.

Flash floods occur in southern Colorado Springs, Fountain, Fort Carson, Security, Stratmoor, Security Widefield, and Cimarron Hills.



Hancock Expressway under Circle Drive closed amid flash flooding Source link Hancock Expressway under Circle Drive closed amid flash flooding

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