Floods close Route 63 at Westphalia
JEFFERSON CITY -- According to MoDOT, flooding has closed Route 63 at Westphalia in Osage County.
This is just the most recent in a slew of road closures caused by flooding.
About 370 state routes throughout the state were closed due to flooding, including Route 100 at Morrison, which will remain closed indefinitely.
Motorists should take extra care in their travels during this time and never attempt to get around roadway barriers or drive across flooded roadways.
MoDOT also recommends allowing extra travel time if detours are necessary.
MoDOT can be reached for information at call the department’s toll free number at 1-888-ASK-MODOT (1-888-275-66368).