Flooding Closes Part of VT-14

Published 03/30 2014 07:17PM

Updated 03/30 2014 08:36PM

WILLIAMSTOWN, Vt. - Part of Vermont route 14 in Williamstown was closed due to flooding Sunday evening.

Vermont State Police said fire officials were on scene to monitor the flooding around 6 P.M. Sunday, hours after heavy rain drenched the area.

The flooding originated from an ice jam on a nearby river.

The road was reopened by 8:30 P.M. Sunday night.

A Flood Watch remains in effect for much of Southern and Central Vermont until Monday morning as more ice jam related flooding is possible.

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