State Route 7 southbound reduced to one lane just south of Columbiana County line due to landslide
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Friday, February 18, 2011) – The southbound travel lane of State Route 7 just south of Columbiana County in Jefferson County was closed early this morning due to a landslide caused by thawing in the hillside.
The passing lane remains open, and the northbound lanes are not affected.
ODOT crews are working to cleanup debris and mud today but are unsure at this time how long the lane will remain closed.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email D11.PIO@dot.state.oh.us