Flooded Roadways in East TexasPosted/updated on: February 15, 2020 at 7:41 am
EAST TEXAS — Rain has caused roads to flood and some have shut down across East Texas. Here is a partial list of areas affected:
SMITH COUNTY — Waters have receded from many county roads that saw high water crossings Wednesday morning. However, at this time, FM 3311 in Smith County remains closed due to flooding and a washout under one lane. Crews are working on repairs and expect to open it by 5 p.m. on Friday.
EAST TEXAS — TxDOT reports FM 1844 in Upshur County will remain closed to through-traffic for some time due to a pavement washout. Repairs can’t start until the water recedes.