VIDEO: Massive flooding closes Westholme Road south of Chemainus

VIDEO: Massive flooding closes Westholme Road south of Chemainus

The road is closed past the Halalt reserve

Chemainus and Crofton fire departments were paged out Thursday afternoon after a report of people stuck in their vehicle due to flooding near the Chemainus and Crofton roads intersection.

The departments quickly worked to close the badly flooded Westholme Road, and called in their rescue boat. The road is closed past the Halalt reserve, and people are being detoured at Mount Sicker Road.

Heavy rains continue to fall.

More as it becomes available.

 

VIDEO: Massive flooding closes Westholme Road south of Chemainus