Flash flood warning issued as heavy rain pours down in southwest Virginia

Authorities issued a flash flood warning in Roanoke, Virginia on Thursday, October 11 as heavy rain inundated the city.

This video, filmed on Brambleton Avenue at around 3 pm that day, shows a flooded road.

"We were detoured by police due to flooding across the road," the filmer said. "This was what we saw during the detour and the water was beginning to flow over the detour route as well."