Flooding prompts Highway 78 to close near Prophetstown

Heavy rain and ice on area rivers were causing flooding problems.

Highway 78 near Prophetstown, Illinois was closed Monday morning, February 25.

Video from the Prophetstown Fire Department the flooded roadway, and are asking drivers to avoid traveling through high-water areas.  They said if you see any roads being blocked by flood waters to let them know.

Click here for flood information.

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