Bicentennial Park evacuated due to flooding as Harpeth River continues to rise

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FRANKLIN, Tenn. (WTVF) — The rain has stopped, but rivers and creeks are continuing to rise, including the Harpeth River in Williamson County.

Franklin’s Bicentennial Park was evacuated due to the ongoing flooding. The Harpeth is currently past 21 feet and 22 feet means trouble, according to Franklin police; so they went ahead and shut down the park.

Other parts of Williamson County also saw problems and several roads were closed. At one time, more than 30 streets were closed in Williamson County.

 

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