(LEX 18)– Several roads around the state are closed Tuesday after days of heavy rainfall.
According to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, high water and slides are just some of the problems being caused by over-saturated grounds.
Here are the closings for the following counties:
KY 480 (Cedar Grove Road) between Woodsdale Road and Grigsby Lane (mile marker 10 – 11) due to water over the road.
KY 1109 (Johnsville-Bradford Road) – Road is closed between KY 8 to KY 1957 (5.8 – 3.8 mm) due to high water.
KY 1566 (Oneonta Road) – The road is closed between KY 1997 (Stonehouse Road) and KY 8 due to high water.
US 42 (8 – 11 mile-marker) – near Dorman Drive to US 127 – the road is closed due to a slide.
KY 389 (River Road) near Leadmine Road and Main Street in Lockport (mile marker 5.6) and just north of KY 202 (mile marker 13.4) due to mud slides.
KY 3035 (Old KY 17) – the road is closed due to a landslide at 4710 Madison. Road will remain closed until further notice.
KY 2268 (Old Eminence Pike) between Seventh Street and KY 55 (mile marker 0.2 to 1.3) due to water over the road.
KY 2885 (West River Road) at the bridge over Simpson Creek (mile marker 2.6) due to water over the road.