Roads closed in Carroll, Columbiana, Holmes and Tuscarawas counties due to flooding

10:30 A.M. Update

New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, February 28, 2011)Below is an updated list of road closures in eastern Ohio due to flooding. Official detours are not posted. The roadways will be reopened as soon as the water recedes.

Carroll County:

  • SR 524 is closed at the Carroll/Jefferson line

Columbiana County:

  • SR 558 at Franklin Square
  • SR 154 at Elkton

Holmes County:

  • SR 83 at County Road 245 just north of Holmesville
  • SR 520 from U.S. 62 to the Glenmont east corp. line
  • SR 179 south of the Ashland County line
  • SR 83 in the village of Millersburg and in Clark at the Coshocton County line

Tuscarawas County:

  • SR 258 between Stillwater and West Chester

Motorists are urged to use caution on the roadways today. High water exists on many other area roads due to overflowing ditches.

For up-to-date road closures caused by flooding or information on other related traffic events, visit ODOT's gateway to traffic and roadway information at www.BuckeyeTraffic.org.

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For more information contact:

Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949

or email D11.PIO@dot.state.oh.us