Hwy. 43 in Lawrence County remains closed from Silver Creek to Hwy. 478, due to flooding

Published 9:09 pm Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Hwy. 43 in Lawrence County remains closed

Both directions of Highway 43 are closed due to flooding in Lawrence County, and will remain closed until the roadway is clear for travel. The closure affects the section of highway between Silver Creek and Hwy. 478.

The public can stay updated on the closure at MDOTTraffic.com or call Mississippi 511.

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“MDOT crews are on the scene monitoring road conditions in and around Lawrence County,” said Transportation Commissioner Tom King. “Motorists are advised to avoid flooded roadways and to find an alternate route during this closure.”