UPDATE: Houghton flooded, closed near Pima County Fairgrounds; no rescue underway

UPDATE: Houghton flooded, closed near Pima County Fairgrounds; no rescue underway

CORONA DE TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Rescue crews with the Corona de Tucson Fire Department headed to a reported swift-water rescue were called off.

The roadway is flooded, and the Pima County Sheriff's Department is helping the fire crews clear the road.

South Houghton Road is closed and drivers should avoid the area near East Dawn Road.

The Tucson Department of Transportation said that South Harrison Road is closed at the Pantano Wash because of water flowing across the road.

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