State Route 7 closed just north of Rush Run due to mud and rock slide
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Friday, March 11, 2011) – All four lanes of State Route 7 are closed this morning just north of Rush Run in Jefferson County due to a mud and rock slide.
Traffic will be detoured onto SR 150 to Dillonvale, to SR 152 to Smithfield to SR 151 eastbound back to SR 7, and reverse.
Officials are unsure at this time how long the highway will remain closed; currently, debris, including mud, rocks and trees, are spread across all four lanes.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email D11.PIO@dot.state.oh.us