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October 31, 2012

Flooding, downed tree and utility poles keep area roads closed

HOLLIDAYSBURG — PennDOT sent the following update at 8 a.m.

A number of roads throughout the region are still closed by downed trees, downed utility poles and flooding being caused by Hurricane Sandy.

Blair County

Now Open:

Route 4025 (Grazierville Road) which was closed due to a downed tree from the intersection of Tipton Road to the intersection of Rossman Road in Antis Township.

Route 4018 (Riggles Gap Road) is closed because of a downed tree from the intersection of Antis Road to the intersection of Old Sixth Avenue Road in Antis Township.

Bedford County

Route 4027 (Shellsburg Road/Scrubgrass Road) is closed due to a downed utility from the intersection of Scrubgrass Road to the intersection of Beaver Dam Road in Kimmel Township.

Route 4013 (Crissman Road) is closed due to flooding from the intersection of Cortland Road to the intersection of Crissman Road/Dunning Creek Drive in West St Clair Township.

Route 2019 (Lutzville Road) is closed due to flooding from the intersection of Ashcom Road  in Snake Spring Township to the Route 30 East exit in Everett.

Somerset County

Route 2015 (Glencoe Road) is closed due to a downed tree from the intersection of Philson Road to the intersection of Emerick Road in Northampton Township.

Route 3043 is closed due to a downed tree from the intersection of the Maryland State Line to the intersection of Route 3002 in Addison Township.

Now Open:

Route 2010 (Ord Street/ Greenville Road) which was closed due to a downed tree at Red Dog Road in Greenfield Township.

Route 2009 (Warrens Mill Road) which was closed due to a downed tree from the intersection of Deal Road to the intersection of Cumberland Highway in Larimer Township.

Route 2020 (Poorbaugh Road/Glencoe Road) which was closed due to a downed tree from the intersection of Emerick Road in Northampton Township to the intersection of Glen Savage Road in Fairhope Township.

Route 3033 (Barron Church Road) which was closed due to flooding from the intersection of Scullton road to the intersection of Copper Kettle Highway in Middlecreek Township.

Route 4023 (Black Hills Road/Million Dollar Highway) which was closed due to flooding from the intersection with Lincoln Highway to the intersection with Rose Road in Jenner Township.

Motorists are advised to find an alternate route and reminded to never drive through flooded roadways and never try to move a downed utility pole or fallen tree. If a driver encounters a downed utility pole or tree, please call 911.

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