Broome reports washes, debris and bridges after heavy rains
Broome County emergency service officials are reporting heavy debris on the roads, partial washouts and a bridge following heavy rains on July 11.
The Beach Ridge Road bridge in the town of Colesville was reportedly washed away.
Motorists are advised to use caution when setting off, especially in areas with a history of flooding.
In early July 12, officials reported partial washouts and debris in the town of Colesville on Holcomb Road at Route 79, part of Harvard Road and in the 8 Paddleford Road area. Route 7 at Bates Road was closed overnight. Biden Manor at Route 79, Porter Hollow near 89 and Route 79 at Babcock Road were also reportedly partially washed away, closed or with debris on the road.
In the town of Chenango, tree debris has been reported on Trafford Road, Upper Front Street, Fuller Road, Grant and Aitchison Roads.
Tree and thunderstorm debris was also a problem in the town of Dickinson on Jamison Road and Boland and Sears Road.
The state of emergency issued for the town of Dickinson was to be lifted at dawn on July 12. States of emergency have also been issued due to flooding in the town of Chenango and the village of Johnson City.
Tioga County and Chenango County Emergency Service officials said they were not aware of any road issues related to the storm this morning.