State Route 7 reopened in Jefferson County
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Friday, March 11, 2011 - 3:00 p.m.) – State Route 7 southbound is now reopened to traffic. All four lanes of the highway were closed early this morning just north of Rush Run in Jefferson County due to a mud and rock slide.
Northbound lanes of SR 7 reopened earlier today.
The southbound travel lane will remain closed over the weekend, but the passing lane is now open.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email D11.PIO@dot.state.oh.us