Overnight, rising waters from the Mississippi River went over Missouri Route 79 in the southern part of Clarksville. Missouri Department of Transportation crews closed Highway 79 at the golf course, south of Route W.

Overnight, rising waters from the Mississippi River went over Missouri Route 79 in the southern part of Clarksville. Missouri Department of Transportation crews closed Highway 79 at the golf course, south of Route W.

There are several roads flooded in northern Missouri, with more expected as the river continues to rise. The most updated information can be found on MoDOT's Traveler Map at www.modot.org .

Never drive through a flooded road. Water currents, debris or damage to the roadway can create hazardous driving conditions. Always wear a seat belt and put your phone down while driving.