State Route 7 closed in Jefferson County south of Wellsville Exit due to rock fall
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday, March 16, 2011) – All four lanes of State Route 7 are closed in Jefferson County this evening between State Route 213 and Wellsville due to rock fall.
Both north and southbound traffic is being detoured onto U.S. Route 22 west to SR 43 north to SR 164 north to SR 39 east back to SR 7 and reverse.
Officials are unsure at this time how long the highway will be closed.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email D11.PIO@dot.state.oh.us