Area Roads Covered by Water

Barrett Road-Paradise Road car driving through with water over roadway
Photo credit- Lynda-Cheldelin-Fell

As these pictures taken this morning at Paradise and Barrett Roads show, the immense rains we have been having here and up in the mountains are causing surface and river waters to encroach onto roadways. This is a good time to remind everyone (including the driver of the red car),

Most flood-related deaths and injuries could be avoided if people who come upon areas covered with water followed this simple advice: “Turn Around Don’t Drown®.”

Barrett Road-Paradise Road car driving through with water over roadway
Photo credit- Lynda Cheldelin Fell
Barrett Road-Paradise Road water over roadway
Photo credit – Lynda Cheldelin Fell

 

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