Video, photos show major flooding in Farmville


FARMVILLE, Va. (WRIC) — Longwood University in Prince Edward County is dealing with major flooding in the wake of Tropical Storm Michael.

Raw video shows people wading through waist-deep water near the campus in downtown Farmville.

Other photos show flooding in the parking lot of Macado’s restaurant and vehicles submerged in water on E. Third Street. 

Despite the flooding, a spokesperson for Longwood University informed 8News that no students have reported being hurt or in danger.   

8News also received a photo that showed cars nearly fully submerged in a campus parking lot. 

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