Storms and heavy rain cause problems across the Stateline

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STEPHENSON COUNTY, Ill. (WTVO) — In Stephenson County Business Route 20, West of Freeport is closed because of flooding.

Several rural roads are closed as well due to flooding from creeks and the Pecatonica River.

The river is currently in moderate flood stage.

Krape Park in Freeport has experienced flooding. The Yellow Creek is rising into the parking lot, and the ramp to a dock is covered as well.

Krape Park flooding.
Krape Park flooding.

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