LAUREL HIGHLANDS, Pa. (KDKA) — It was a wet Fourth of July for some parts of the Laurel Highlands as rain poured through the area.
Rain fell at one-to-two inches an hour between 1 and 2 p.m., moving through different counties in the region.READ MORE: Police Investigating Strip District Shooting, Man Left In Critical Condition
The heavy downpours led to flooding on the side of County Line Road near Seven Springs in Somerset County washed aggregate rocks downhill, creating problems for motorists.READ MORE: Anthony Gonzalez, House Republican Who Voted To Impeach Pres. Trump Won't Run Again
However, the flooding didn’t last long because the storm moved on at a reasonably rapid pace.
A similar situation unfolded in parts of Westmoreland County.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Deaths In West Virginia This Month Double That From August
Limestone rocks that were swept up in the storm covered a road near Stahlstown in Cook Township.