Heavy rains move through the area on Sunday causing flash flooding

Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Heavy rains and severe storms moved through the Richmond metro area Sunday, creating problems for drivers and flooding on Richmond streets.

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning on Sunday, August 15, for Richmond, Chesterfield, Hanover and Henrico. Those warnings expired at 9:15 p.m.

Two vehicles overturned on their side on Interstate 195 in Richmond Sunday as heavy rain moved through the area, creating issues for drivers on area roads. Photo: Sam Hooper/8News

Members of the 8News team also captured video of high floodwaters on Monument Avenue in Richmond.

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