State of Emergency issued in Fonda due to rain, flash flooding

Montgomery County

FONDA, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A state of emergency has been issued in the village of Fonda.

Mayor Bill Peeler declared a state of emergency Monday evening. This includes a no travel advisory except for emergency vehicles.

A flash flood warning is in effect for Southern Fulton and Central Montgomery Counties until 9:15 p.m. Monday. An estimated 2-3″ of rain fell in an hour and a half in Fonda.

Broadway and Main Streets in the village are closed due to flooding.

The state of emergency will remain in place until further notice.

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