TAKE A LOOK: Flooded roads in Amarillo area cause delays, ‘flood’ first responders with calls

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AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – Flooding in the Amarillo area has resulted in first responders aiding multiple parts of the city, such as near I-40 and Bell, where MyHighPlains.com Staff has reported severe backup with a possibility of multiple vehicles stalling in the waters.

According to Jeff Justus of the Amarillo Fire Department, between 7 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. alone there were around 82 calls placed requesting help, related to the rain.

Drivers are reminded to “Turn Around, Don’t Drown” when faced with flooded roadways, and are advised to keep up to date with road conditions and weather coverage through the DriveTexas map and MyHighPlains.com.

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