July 2, 2014 at 7:41 PM
WESTFIELD, NJ — The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning in effect for Union County until 9:15 p.m. Wednesday night. Flash flooding is likely in low-lying and flood-prone areas.
The service warns not to drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the roadway—most flooding deaths occur in automobiles. Instead, it said, turn around and find another route.