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Overnight rain affects Stafford roads

Here is a list of roads in Stafford County that motorists should look out for after the heavy rain.

Harrell Road (Route 1027) at Claiborne Run is closed.

There is a high water advisory at Brooke Road (Route 608) from Andrew Chapel Road (Route 629) to Crestwood Lane (Route 2100).

Government Island is closed today due to flooding.

The Stafford Emergency Communication Center has received reports of high water on these roads: RT1/Potomac Hills Dr, SB Wayside, Boswells Corner, Courthouse Rd b/t Shelton Shop & Mt View, 1800 blk Brooke Rd, Brooke Rd/Marlboro Pt Rd, Rt17 in area of Geico (SB), Rt17/Stafford Lakes Pkwy, 175 Holly Corner Rd, River Rd, Rt 218 B/T Baron Park Rd & Northside Dr, Rt 218/New Hope Church Rd, 100 Blk of Belle Plains Rd, Hartwood Rd/Skyline Dr, Poplar Rd/Stefaniga Rd. 

To report debris or a roadway hazard, call VDOT’s Customer Service Center at 1-800-FOR-ROAD (800-367-7623).