New Signs to Alert Drivers of Flooding Dangers on Part of Papermill Drive

New signs on Papermill Drive warning of flash flooding after a woman nearly dies.

The city has added signage to the road to alert drivers of the possible danger after a woman was swept away in her car during recent storm flooding. Lining the eastbound lane of Papermill Drive in front of McKay’s, the city installed reflectors along with a depth gauge, working to alert drivers to the possibility of high water when flash flooding occurs.

In both directions ‘Road May Flood’ signage was added to poles.

 

Photos courtesy of WVLT

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