Flooding, Power Outages Reported In Northeast Ohio After Storms


Authorities say storms that moved through northeast Ohio knocked out power to thousands of customers and caused some flash flooding that could slow the morning commute.
Some roads, including a section of Interstate 90, were blocked by flash floods after the storm rolled through Sunday night. Flooding also was reported on I-271 near U.S. 422.
Flash flood watches are in effect until 4 p.m. Monday for Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake and Trumbull counties.
The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer reports that RTA commuter trains were delayed after a retaining wall collapsed near the East 93rd Street bridge, sending debris onto the tracks.
Hundreds of northeast Ohio customers were still without power before dawn Monday.