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Downtown Charleston streets are closed due to flooding

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UPDATE: ALL ROADS REPORTED OPEN.

Several downtown streets are also closed due to flooding:

Crosstown/Shepard

Rutledge/Fishburne is down to one lane

Ashley/Bennett to Calhoun

Ashley/ Broad to Meeting passable with high water vehicles at this time.

Meeting/Atlantic to South Battery is closed to traffic.

Keep it here for more street closures and to see when these roads are opened to traffic.

We'll also have the latest on News 2 at 5:00 and 6:00.

Also, Charleston police say water will be shut off to the south of Broad area while repairs are being made to a broken water main. Police say repairs are being made, but right now, they are unsure how long it will take.

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