Dec 3, 2014 8:05 PM by News Staff
Wednesday's rain has caused widespread flooding, created a traffic nightmare and forced residents from their homes in Red Bluff and Los Molinos.
Homes have been reported as flooded along Highway 99 in Los Molinos and also in Red Bluff near Singer Avenue and 66th Avenue. Residents in the area have reportedly moved to Lassen View Elementary School for shelter.
Highway 99 has been shut down between Highway 36 in Red Bluff and 7th Avenue in Los Molinos.
Sheriff's deputies have reached a school bus with four students on board, the bus became stuck in a flood at 8th Avenue and Shasta Boulevard. Officials say all the students are safe. Patrol vehicles had a tough time reaching the bus and one CHP car became stuck trying to reach the location.
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