UPDATE: County Road 2139 south is also barricaded now due to flooding. County Roads 2138 south, 2139 south, and 2428 are all closed due to flooding. County Road 1200 about 1/2 mile north of Cross Roads ISD is closed due to a culvert washout. Be extra careful on Pritchett Lane. Somebody drove through and destroyed the barricades.

HENDERSON COUNTY, Texas (KETK) – Monday storms have flooded many roads in East Texas and Henderson County is no exception.

According to officials, Henderson County Pct. 1 employees are out putting up barricades on the county portion of Pritchett Lane north of Seven Points due to flooding.

Drivers are encouraged to use extreme caution if you encounter flooded roads. Always turn around and remember, as little as six inches of fast moving water can cause a driver to lose control of their vehicle, even a pickup truck or SUV, according to experts.

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