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Portion of interstate closed due to flooding

A car drives through water on West Killborn Avenue, Thursday, April 9, 2015, in Milwaukee. A broad swath of the Midwest readied for hail, damaging winds and possibly tornadoes Thursday as a strong storm front continued to rumble east. (AP Photo/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Mike De Sisti)

A car drives through water Thursday on West Killborn Avenue in Milwaukee. A broad swath of the Midwest readied for hail, damaging winds and possible tornadoes Thursday as a strong storm front continued to rumble east. (AP Photo/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Mike De Sisti)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — An interstate was closed north of Milwaukee after several vehicles became partially submerged in flood water due to heavy rain.

Ozaukee County Sheriff’s Lt. Cory McCormick says no one was hurt when the water flooding their vehicles in the southbound lanes of Interstate 43 early Thursday. The sheriff’s department closed about 100 yards of the interstate near the Port Washington exit from about 6 a.m. to 9 a.m.

The National Weather Service issued a flood warning for the Milwaukee River near Cedarburg in Ozaukee County on Thursday.

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