Floodwaters causing traffic delays in Nashville area


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - If you're heading to Nashville from the Local 6 area, be careful not to get caught in flooding that has affected major highways in the region.

NBC affiliate WSMV reports that heavy rains flooded several highways in the Nashville area. Roads that have been affected include the Briley Parkway at Interstate 24 and near Opry Mills Mall.

According to WSMV, several flooded roads have reopened throughout the morning, but drivers should remain alert when traveling to and from the area as flood advisories remain in effect.

For a look at traffic conditions in the Nashville area, including live traffic cameras and which roads are flooded, click here.

(Photo courtesy WSMV)