Road flooded in Raleigh after report of dam breach

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — A Raleigh road was closed because of flooding after reports of a dam breach Saturday evening.

The incident was first reported around 7 p.m. as torrential rains dumped at least an inch of rain in the area.


Milburnie Road was closed between Shanta Drive and Chatham Lane/Longview Lake Drive because of flooding, officials said.

A dam on a pond called Longview Lake was breached during the heavy rains, according to reports.

There are no evacuations underway, but construction crews are on the scene.

The area is located off New Bern Road near WakeMed.

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