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UPDATE: All streets reopened after Galesburg flash flooding

Galesburg, Illinois - UPDATE:
As of Friday night, the city of Galesburg said all of the streets have reopened. 

 

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A Flash Flood Warning is in effect for Northern Knox County (including Galesburg) until 7 p.m.

Galesburg Public Works Department closed several roads Friday morning after rain showers overflow onto streets.

This is the list of roads that have been blocked off:

-  W. Carl Sandburg Dr. just west of Henderson St. in front of Tractor Supply
-  E. Carl Sandburg Dr. at Seminary Village
-  W. Fremont St. from Sweetbriar to Carl Sandburg Dr.
-  Sweetbriar from Fremont St. to Frank St.
-  1800 Block Cornelia Rd.
-  Fifth St. just west of Farnham in front of Lee Apartments
-  Oriole Dr. at Meadow Lark Dr.
-  McClure St. Underpass
 - S. West Street by the train yard
 
This city also said the oversized brush and limb drop-off site has also been closed Friday, Sept. 7 due to flash flooding. It is located at 636 Pickard Road.

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