Chillicothe - State Route 772 in Ross County has been closed due to downed power lines. The route is closed near the 10.3-mile marker and County Road 159 (Bishop Hill Road), south of Chillicothe.
It is not known how long the closure will be in effect; however, the local utility company has been notified and will be working to restore the power lines.
Until such time that the route is cleared, motorists will be detoured via County Road 167 (Blain Highway) and state Route 104/U.S. Route 23.
- 30 -
For Further Information, Contact: Kathleen Fuller, Public Information Officer
Ohio Department of Transportation, District 9
1-888-819-8501, ext. 774-8834 in Ohio
1-740-774-8834, direct line & outside Ohio