UPDATE 2: Parry Sound Works Department reports Parry Sound Road is now open as flood waters recede.

UPDATE: Parry Sound Road remains closed due to flooding. No word yet as to when the road will reopen

Heavy rainfall and a warm weather thaw are causing flooding of Parry Sound Road behind the West Parry Sound Health Centre, causing the closure of that part of the road.

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Photo: Tom Mangos

The area directly affected is between Railway Avenue and the CN rail crossing.

As yet, there is no word from officials on when they expect the flooding to subside.