D.C. roads reopened after flooding

UPDATE: All lanes have been reopened, according to D.C. police.

ORIGINAL: Heavy rainfall in the D.C. region has prompted the closure of two roads{ }in the area.

In Southeast, the underpass of South Capitol Street and Malcolm X Avenue{ }are closed in both directions. The entrance to the underpass has been blocked by police and traffic is being diverted to the service roads right of the underpass.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area.