Salt River Journal

Missouri Route 79 in Louisiana now open

For the Courier-Post
Posted: Apr. 24, 2019 3:00 pm

Missouri Route 79 in Louisiana between Delaware St. and North Carolina St. is now open after being closed due to flooding.

Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) crews have inspected the road after waters receded determining it was able to reopen. The route will continue to be monitored as water levels are expected to rise again next week with the potential for another closure.

For information about road conditions and road work, refer to MoDOT's online traveler information map at

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