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Our emergency responders have been busy since about 2pm with flooded roadways, swollen and flooded waterways, water rescues and trees down. As of this time we are asking people to stay off the roads until the rain subsides and waters recede. If on the road and you see ponding water, turn around, dont drown. N Adams street between lynn Dr and Lynn Drive is closed due to flooding. Watch media outlets for weather and road closure updates

As of this time the gas line ruptured during construction at Spring Valley Farms has been sealed off and rendered safe by utility companies.  As a result, all roadways have been re-opened and emergency services have cleared the scene.  PECO and other contractors will remain on scene as final repairs are made.  Both gas and electrical services to the residences in Spring Valley Farms have been temporarily interrupted.  Once the gas line repair is complete, electric will be restored to those Met-Ed customers affected by the outage.  Shelter in place has been lifted fo

UPDATE: As of this time the gas line ruptured during construction at Spring Valley Farms has been sealed off and rendered safe by utility companies.  As a result, all roadways have been re-opened and emergency services have cleared the scene.  PECO and other contractors will remain on scene as final repairs are made.  Both gas and electrical services to the residences in Spring Valley Farms have been temporarily interrupted.  Once the gas line repair is complete, electric will be restored to those Met-Ed customers affected by the outage.  Shelt

Kepler Rd and Potter Dr will reopen by 6PM as police wrap up crash investigation.

Kepler Rd at Potter Dr closed until fur th her notice as police conduct crash investigation w/ serious injuries. Car v. Motorcycle

Police are searching area of Walnut Ridge Estates and Pebble Beach Ln for suspects in armed robbery st US Gad on High St. Kerp children inside till further notice

At approximately 11pm on April 16th, 2019, the Lower Pottsgrove Police responded to Hilltop Estates previously Shaner's Trailer Park for a suspicious male subject inside a blue Nissan Altima. As officers investigated they encountered the suspect inside the car and he appeared to be under the influence.  Upon further investigation the subject was in possession of a stolen firearm.

E High Street closed b/w Sanatiga Rd and Rupert Rd due to vehicle crash with pole and wires down. Expect roadway closure for several hours. Use alternate routes.

UPDATE:  2:00PM  - Roadway is now open but may have some lane restrictions later this date while utility crews finish work

Lower Pottsgrove Township has set a Declaration of Snow Emergency effective at 6 PM this date based on the deteriorating conditions to the roads and poor visibility with darkness setting in.  This Declaration of Snow Emergency will remain in effect until further notice. Police ask travel be limited to essential traffic to allow our public works crews to work most efficiently and emergency crews to move freely across our roadways. We also remind residents to remove cars from roadways to allow curb to curb plowing.

Road conditions throughout the area are very slick. They look wet but are icy. Give yourself extra time and additional distance to stop. Stay off roads for time being if not essential travel.

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