Interstate 95 in Providence open both directions after previously shut down by dangerous flooding

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — Flash flooding shutting down multiple streets and intersections throughout Rhode Island on Monday.

Both sides of Interstate 95 south in Providence near Eddy Street are moving again, according to Rhode Island State Police.

Route 10 in Providence is also closed in both directions due to flooding near Union Ave. Drivers are urged to seek alternate routes.

Providence Police are also asking the public to avoid these areas:

  • ¬†Hartford Avenue/Heath Street
  • Smith Street/Gentian Ave.
  • 1 Exchange St.
  • Pleasant Valley Parkway/Berlin Street
  • 620 Huntington Ave.
  • 993 Manton Ave.
  • Valley Street/Eagle Street
  • 1 Sabin St.

 

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