High waters close several Region 8 roads

Jonesboro, AR (KAIT)- Several roads in parts of Region 8 have been closed Saturday due to high waters.  The road closures include:

Crittenden County-

Highway 118 Sec 3A Earl.

Jackson County-

Highway 14 West of Newport at Jct Highway 367

Highway 226 Section 1 @ long mile 0.0 to Craighead County line near Swifton

Highway 37 east of Grubbs

Highway 224 near Tuckerman.

Lawrence County-

Highway 25 Section 6A near Black Rock

Highway 117 Jessup Lane

State Police advise travellers use an alternate route to avoid these roadways until otherwise notified.

If you would like to check on the status of these closings or future road closures, follow this link http://www.arkansashighways.com

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