UTICA–Multiple roads are closed following heavy afternoon rain, including the arterial where numerous vehicles are stopped.
Utica Police say the following roads are closed:
– Rt. 12 Arterial, northbound, is “impassable due to Court Street and Lincoln Avenue areas being flooded.”
-Lincoln Avenue, Noyes Street, Sunset Avenue, Oswego Street, Mulberry Street and Chestnut Street.
-The Memorial Parkway and Elm Street, eastbound.
-Roosevelt Drive, Sunset and Amy Avenues in South Utica.
-Leland and Wurz Avenues in North Utica.
Police say more streets may be flooded, and impassible.
Police urge caution to drivers, and to travel only when necessary.
Utica Police Sergeant Michael Curley says “we will post notifications as soon as the streets open or more information becomes available.”
Curley says there are no reported injuries associated with Saturday’s flooding.