M-59 at Mound Road reopens after flooding

Posted at 10:10 PM, Aug 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-13 07:03:12-04

MACOMB COUNTY, Mich. (WXYZ) — All lanes of M-59 in Utica at Mound Road reopened early Tuesday morning in both directions after flooding in the area.

The westbound lanes of M-59 at Utica were also closed due to flooding.

The area saw increased flooding due to a flash flood warning that was issued for parts of Macomb and Oakland counties. The warning remained in effect until 11:30 p.m.

Sterling Heights and Utica police were redirecting traffic to detour on Mound Road.

If you experience significant flooding in your area, please send photos to