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Flash floods close roads in East County

(Flash Floods hit the east County)….Yuma was also hit with storm damage.

The California Highway Patrol says road closures are still in effect on Highway 78 and Ogilby Road. Major road flooding reported on Highway 78 Toward Glamis from Green Road, near Walters Camp Road and South of Palo Verde. The CHP says a vehicle was caught in the flooding near Walters Camp Wednesday morning. Rescue crews had to be called in, including a Marine Airship, to help in the rescue. Road closures remain in effect and motorists are advised to use alternate routes.