Heavy rain pelts Mid-Michigan

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LANSING, MI (WILX) - Heavy rains that moved through Mid-Michigan Thursday afternoon and early evening causing flooding in several areas on this Fourth of July.

The result of a car hydroplaning on I-96 near Lansing on the evening of July 4, 2019.

Authorities say some drivers on Interstate 96 in Delta Township actually hydroplaned from all the water on the highway.

Other places saw flooding of streets and around homes.

According to those at the WILX Weather Authority those that saw flooding Thursday evening received anywhere from one to three inches of rainfall.

Local authorities are reminding drivers not to drive through flooded roads.

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