Heavy rain in Smyth County

POSTED: 10:46 PM Jan 15 2013
Smyth County, Va. -

Heavy rain and flooding has caused downed trees and flooded roadways in Southwest Va.

 

Ken Heath, Director of Marion Downtown tells us many roads are covered by storm water.

    

Some of the areas that have seen the most impact include the lower end of Main Street in Marion.

 

In Smyth County, parts of Sugar Grove Highway and Highway 16 are flooded, and steer clear of Apple Valley Road in Chilhowie.

 

In Saltville the Allison's Gap community has been hit hard.