Floodwaters force Miller County to shut down major routes

MILLER COUNTY - Floodwaters from the Gasconade River have caused the closure of three major roadways in Miller County.

Route 42 east of Iberia to Route TT, Route A west of St. Anthonly to Route TT, and Route 17 at Tavern Creek north of Iberia are all closed due to water over the roadway.

Drivers are encouraged to check MODOT's travel information map at or call the department's toll free number 800-ASK-MODOT.

Motorists are reminded to take extra care while traveling and never attempt to get around road barriers or drive across flooded roadways.