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UPDATE: Intersections Closed, Rescues Underway in Southwest Omaha

UPDATE: Intersections Closed, Rescues Underway in Southwest Omaha

By Ashlee Pitzl. CREATED Jun 20, 2014

 Omaha, Neb. - (KMTV)  As a flash flood warning was issued for the metro. streets started flooding, leaving drivers stranded and leading to rescues.

This picture was taken in the area of 96th and Q. Other pictures on social media showed cars submerged and people in waist-high water.

Late Friday night, Omaha police tweeted for people to avoid 84th street through 96th street, from L to Harrison. They were closing the area due to flooding.