Roadways Impassable Amid Flooding in Central Missouri

Roads were flooded in central and east-central Missouri on Thursday, May 5, following excessive rainfall.

Video filmed by the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department shows a road flooded in the county on Thursday morning. The department said multiple areas in the county were being reported as impassable.

“Deputies are out checking the low water crossings,” Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department said. “With all the heavy rain, the rivers and creek are up. Please do not attempt to cross should there be water on the roadway.”

The National Weather Service said on Thursday morning that flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations was imminent or occurring. Credit: Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department via Storyful

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