Several Routes Closed in Northeast Missouri Due to Flooding

Several routes were cllosed in Northeast Missouri yesterday due to flooding.

U.S. 61 in Clark County at Alexandria was closed when approximately 3 inches of water flooded and continued to rise MoDOT officials say it’s more than likely the road could be closed into next week.

In Knox County there was a closure at Route K and Route V. These should reopen by the end of the week, depending on local rainfall.

In Lewis County, the closure was at Missouri Route B/ U.S. Business 61 north of Canton. The city of Canton installed their flood wall.

Drivers are encouraged to check MoDOT’s Traveler Information Map, located at www.modot.org, or call the department’s toll free number, 1-888-ASK-MODOT, to get updated information on road conditions. The Traveler Information Map is also available as a free app for Android and Iphones.