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INDOT Issues Advisories For Flooding On Area Roads

Last updated on Tuesday, February 12, 2008

(BEDFORD) - If this winter weather isn’t bad enough for you, flooding problems continue in Lawrence County and nearby areas.

The flood warning for the East Fork of the White River continues near Bedford until Thursday morning.

As of 5:00pm last night, the river water was over 23 feet, more than 3 feet over flood stage. The flood warning for the East Fork at Williams continues on until Thursday evening, and Shoals is under a flood warning until tomorrow afternoon.

As a result of the flooding, the Indiana Department of Transportation has issued a list of roads that either have been closed by INDOT, or they advise caution on.

These include IN-450 and CR450 South by Williams.

In Knox and Daviess Counties, you have problems on IN-58 from Westphalia to Elnora, and IN-358 has problems from Edwardsport to Plainville.

In Daviess and Pike Counties, IN-257 has flooding problems from Washington to Otwell.

Finally, in Perry County, IN-66 has problems from Rocky Point to Derby to Sulphur.

INDOT reminds drivers not to drive through flood waters, no matter what.

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