Roads Flooding In Onslow County

Onslow County Emergency Services says high water is causing traffic troubles around the area Monday morning.

The following spots have high water:
-Sand Ridge and Old Sand Ridge Roads near Bear Creek and Sand Ridge
-Mill Creek Road/Belgrade Swansboro at Main Street at the loop road
-Hammocks Beach Road from Park Place to Holly Hill Court
-Highway 24 in Swansboro
-Swansboro's Holly Lane in front of Sanders Ford on West Corbett Ave
-Queens Haven/Pond Drive
-Smith Road at Silverdale Elementary

Several inches of rain have fallen across Eastern Carolina since Friday. Click here for local rainfall totals.

Officials remind you that six inches of flowing water can carry an adult away. Twelve to 18 inches of flowing water can sweep a vehicle away. They recommend you follow the rule of "Turn around, don't drown" when you come across high water.

People are asked to report any high water you see to Onslow County Emergency Services at 910-347-4270.


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