FLOODING: Highway closures alert as of 4 p.m.

Ponca City Now - October 9, 2018 4:55 pm

The Oklahoma Department of Transportation has issued this alert:

The following highways are impacted by high water:

ALFALFA COUNTY

SH-8B from SH-8 west to Aline is closed.

SH-11/SH-8 is closed from US-64 north to Driftwood.

GRANT COUNTY

US-81 from Medford south to Pond Creek is closed.

KAY COUNTY

The northbound I-35 on and off-ramps to West Braman Rd./Bender Rd. are closed.

US-177 just north of the SH-11 junction in Blackwell is closed.

US-77 is closed from SH-156 north to Fountain Rd. in Kay and Noble counties.

WOODS COUNTY

SH-11 east of US-281 north of Alva is closed. Local detour is in place.

REMEMBER during flooding conditions, motorists are reminded:

  • Don’t drive around barricades if roadway is closed.
  • If you see high water, do not enter and turn around.

NOTE: For up to the minute closures, visit www.okroads.org.

 

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