Flooding closes multiple streets in the metro area

Mid-City flooding

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - Several streets and intersections are closed due to flooding after heavy rains moved through the metro area.

Flooded streets left many drivers stranded as the streets became impassable and also caused major traffic backups across the city.

The City of New Orleans released a list of areas that are flooded and should be avoided.

To view the updated list of street closures around the city, click here.

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