Rain in Tuscaloosa leads to significant flooding, causing cars to stall

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Flooding on 15th Street in Tuscaloosa (Photo by Tim Reid)

October 02 2021 06:00 pm

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) — Parts of Tuscaloosa are seeing significant street flooding Friday evening, with cars stalled in multiple locations.

Reports submitted to the National Weather Service include the following:

  • Street flooding at the intersection of McFarland Boulevard and University Boulevard with at least one vehicle stalled
  • Flooded vehicles and roadway in the vicinity of Coleman Coliseum
  • Several public reports of significant flooding along parts of McFarland Boulevard with multiple vehicles stalled

A flash flood warning is in place for south central Tuscaloosa County until 9:45 p.m.

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