Updated Road Closures in Broome County Due to Flooding
With all the rain we have experienced over the last few days and more heavy rain in the forecast, flash flooding it is causing a lot of issues in Broome County and the surrounding areas.
As of 11:45 this morning. here is a list of road closures in Broome County;
In Kirkwood; US Route 11 at Cedarhurst road to the PA line, Blakeslee Road, Grange Hall Road, Gorman Road, Bert's Road, US. Route 11 at Main Street (the North End), US Route 11 at Vernon Drive is also closed.
In Windsor; Blatchley Road at Pharr Road to PA line is closed.
In Vestal; Glenwood Road at Castleman road to State Route 26, Underwood Road East End at Glenwood Road, State Route 26 at Pierce Hill to the Pennsylvania state line are all closed.
In Conklin, closures include; State Route 7, multiple locations from Corbettsville to the Pennsylvania state line, and Banta Road.
In Johnson City, There is one reported road reported closed and that is Oakdale Road at Townline Road.
There is also a closure on Route 11 under the I-81 Bridges at exit 6 Southbound.
With the flash flooding in our area the following shelter locations have been opened;
The Vestal American Legion Post 89 on Jensen Road in Vestal, and the Harpursville Baptist Church, 41 Cumber Road in Harpursville.
Motorists are reminded not to drive through flooded roads.
We will keep you updated on the conditions throughout the day.
[via Broome County]