WILLOUGHBY HILLS – According to Willoughby Hills police, residents are being assisted leaving their homes due to flooding from the Chagrin River.
Police are watching the area as the water was flowing into their backyards.
Police are prepared to evacuate quickly if the situation escalates and are going to continue to monitor the area throughout the night.
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There are also flooding concerns in Rocky River where the ice broke up earlier during the day Wednesday, causing emergency crews to take precautions.