Salt River Journal

Missouri Route 79 south of Hannibal is closed near Continental Cement due to flooding

A man surveys the Mississippi River in downtown Hannibal following recent rainfall. Missouri Route 79 has been closed south of town due to rising river levels.
For the Courier-Post
Posted: May. 2, 2019 12:42 pm

Missouri Route 79 south of Hannibal near Continental Cement is closed due to flooding water.

Never drive through flooded roads or remove barricades to so do so. Please use alternate routes.

To keep up to date on road closures due to flooding, you can visit the Traveler Information Map at


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