Highway 63 at Portia closed - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Highway 63 at Portia closed

U.S. 63 at Portia on Wednesday (Source: KAIT) U.S. 63 at Portia on Wednesday (Source: KAIT)
U.S. 63 between Black Rock and Hoxie is closed. (Source: KAIT) U.S. 63 between Black Rock and Hoxie is closed. (Source: KAIT)
PORTIA, AR (KAIT) -

U.S. Highway 63 at Portia, between Black Rock and Hoxie, is now closed.

It was closed around noon on Wednesday.

According to Lawrence County Dispatch, anyone needing to get to the west side of the county will have to take a longer trip around.

Drivers will need to go south on U.S. 67 to Bald Knob then north going to Batesville and Cave City before heading east through Smithville to Black Rock.

Region 8 News will have more information as details emerge. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for up to the minute updates.

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