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Low-level street flooding reported in Jonesboro

Flooding on Monroe, between Flint and Madison, in downtown Jonesboro. (Source: Jason Cory via Facebook) Flooding on Monroe, between Flint and Madison, in downtown Jonesboro. (Source: Jason Cory via Facebook)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

Some low-level streets in Jonesboro are experiencing flash flooding with thunderstorms moving through Friday.

Craighead County E911 Dispatch reports over a foot of water around the 400-block of West Washington and the 400-block of W. Monroe.

Officers closed West Monroe at 12:30 p.m. They also urged motorists to avoid West Washington, saying water was more than a foot deep in that area, as well.

Drivers are urged to use caution in areas that normally flood with heavy rains.

Region 8 News will have more information as details emerge. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for up to the minute updates.

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