Roads That Are Blocked By Flood Waters

The recent heavy rains have made several roads impassable in the Corporate Area. A report issued by the police this morning advised that the Bog Walk Gorge in St Catherine is also impassable.

Motorists are being urged to avoid the following roadways in Kingston, St Andrew, and St Catherine:

Bog Walk Gorge
Sunnyside, Linstead
Sections of Church Pen
St Johns Road

Spanish Town Road, vicinity of Six Miles to Three Miles
Hagley Park Road in the vicinity of Portia Simpson Miller Square
Marcus Garvey Drive, east, and west
Sections of Maxfield Avenue
Harbour Street
Sections of Windward Road
Sections Deanery Road
Sections of Mountain View Avenue
Sections of Michael Manley Boulevard heading towards the airport
Harbour View in the vicinity St Benedict’s Primary School
Camp Road and South Camp Road intersections
An area that is known as ‘Little Spring’ in Gordon Town

Various videos circulating on social media this morning showed several Corporate Area roads under water, after heavy rains throughout yesterday and into this morning. A Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 5:00 pm today for 10 parishes, while a watch remains for the other four.

Written by Stacey Fowler


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