Wednesday 14 November, 2018

Watch: Golden Grove Road flooded

People heading to the Piarco International Airport are asked to use alternative routes as the Golden Grove Road close to the St Helena By Pass is flooded.

Citizens are advised to use the Churchill–Roosevelt Highway and the BWIA Boulevard instead.

 

Video via Twitter, Lennon Benacia

The advisory comes from the Airports Authority as heavy rains continue to bring flooding to several areas.

Current weather conditions are expected to persist until Sunday.

Meanwhile, the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Management (ODPM) is reminding citizens to refrain from intentionally walking or driving in flood waters.

Citizens are further advised not to underestimate the power of flood water.

 

Get the latest local and international news straight to your mobile phone for free:

Download the Loop News Caribbean app on Google Play Store: http://bit.ly/GetALoop

Download the Loop News Caribbean app on the App Store:  http://bit.ly/GetiLoop