Heavy Rainfall Causes Flooding on North Leroy

Tuesday's downpour created some problems in the construction area on North Leroy Street in Fenton.

Motorists drove through standing water on in Fenton Tuesday morning, as rain accumulated in the

owner Matt Sherrow said the production area of the business flooded and it took him hours to dry it out.

Many others observed flooding in the area as well and posted on the Fenton Patch Facebook Page.

Jessica Weston Haney posted, "Flooding in the industrial park off of Owen Road and Silver Lake Road. I saw several stranded vehicles, and just managed to get my mini-van through the flooding. Avoid that section!"

Nicole Higgins Maddock said, "My yard is a mess!! Never flooded like this before! Wow!"

By afternoon, most puddles had dried up again, leaving some mulch left out of place in the parking lot by

Jason Alexander September 04, 2012 at 08:22 PM
Did you witness any flooding Tuesday?
Terri White September 04, 2012 at 11:30 PM
I heard from my kids that areas of North Road Elementary flooded. They told everyone who asked about their first day of school!
Anna Troppens September 05, 2012 at 02:08 AM
Yes, the water at the school was a topic of discussion at Fenton City Council tonight! It was quite a rainstorm.


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