Heavy rain causes MoDOT to close two highways in Johnson County

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Road closed

JOHNSON COUNTY, Mo. — Multiple rural routes have been closed due to the recent heavy rain.

MoDOT closed the routes between MM and CC and also between NE 1125 and NE 950 Sunday evening.

MoDOT encourages drivers to “Turn Around, Don’t Drown!”

Drivers can check MoDOT’s Traveler Information Map or call  1-888-ASK-MODOT, to get the latest information on road closings due to high water or debris covering state highways.