Saturday 14 December, 2019

Watch: Second day of flooding for South Trinidad

Residents in parts of South Trinidad suffered through yet another day of heavy showers matched by bouts of flash flooding.

According to media reports, parts of the Solomon Hochoy Highway near Claxton Bay were affected by floodwaters, impeding traffic and accessibility. 

Video footage showed flooding in Claxton Bay and Gasparillo, with water levels inundating some residents' homes.

 

Areas which were said to be affected include Spring Vale and Macaulay, Claxton Bay, as well as Parforce Road, Charles Street, and Bonne Aventure Road, Gasparillo. 

Drivers are advised to avoid flooded roadways and wait until it is safe to travel or use alternative routes. 

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