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Road closures in Worth County

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WORTH CO., GA (WALB) -

UPDATE:

Here is a list of road closures from Worth County 911 officials as of 7:05pm Monday. 

Closed Roads:


1. Jerry Young Rd between Brown Rd and Turner Rd
2. Gibbs Rd between Pine Forest Rd and Deerland Rd
3. Outlaw Rd between WB Parks Rd and Burdette Rd
4. Marvin Lawhorne Rd between Sledge Rd and WB Parks Rd
5. WA Patterson Rd between Deerland Rd and 256 (Old Wooden Bridge)
6. Willow Rd Between Hickory Lane & S. County Line Rd
7. Gunter Rd
8. Carter Rd between Massey Airport Rd to pond bottom
9. Deerland from 256 to Earlene Sizemore Rd
10. Brown Cemetery Rd from Sledge Rd to Crawley (WB Parks Rd)
11. Brown Cemetery Rd Hogan to Sledge Rd
12. 1300 block of York Rd (East of Evergreen Rd)
13. Massey Airport Rd between York Rd and Hwy 112
14. Gibbs Rd @ Jones Rd
15. Melton Rd @ the Town Creek Bridge
16. Jones Rd from Gibbs Rd to Pine Forest Rd.
17. Whittington Rd from Hartsfield to the Tift County Line
18. Porters Corner Rd (Dirt portion)
19. EW Booth Rd from Hwy 256 to Earlene Sizemore Rd
20. Old Mail Rd from Hwy 313 to residence of 450 Old Mail Rd
21. Mt Horeb Rd from the end of the pavement of Mt. Horeb Rd to Cowford Bridge Rd.
22. Gunsmoke Rd from Bryant Rd to Joe Sumner Rd
23. Voyals Rd from PT Salter Rd to Cotton Rd
24. Meadowview Lane (completely impassable)
25. Thomas Rd from Deer valley Rd to Porters Corner Rd
26. Pearson Rd between North County Line Rd to Duran Dr
27. Blue Springs Rd from Sawyer Rd to Jewel Crowe Rd is closed
28. Marchant Rd from Sledge rd to WB Parks Rd
29. 300 Block of Chapman Rd is impassable
30. W. Wallace St and Maddox intersection (Sylvester City)
31. Maddox and Carter Rd intersection. (Sylvester City)
32. Howell Hill Rd – completely shut down
33. Hamilton Hill Rd from Cuffie Town to Jody Hobby Rd
34. All of West Wallace in the city is closed
35. Massey Rd @ Colquitt County line
36. Hancock Rd @ hwy 33 – impassable
37. EW Booth Rd between NJ Brooks Rd and Shotgun Rd
38. Holcomb Rd from Little River Rd to Sherrod Rd
39. Holcomb Rd from Sherrod Rd to Dooley Rd
40. EW Booth from Hwy 256 and Marvin Lawhorne
41. Richter Rd @ Holcomb Rd

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Sunday 4:30pm

Below is the list of roads that have been closed because of the heavy rainfall.  Kannetha Clem, the Worth County 911 Director, says many of these roads are currently passable, but they are in bad shape.  Officials expect these roads to flood again with the incoming rain.

Closed Roads

  1. Jerry Young Rd between Brown Rd and Turner Rd
  2. Gibbs Rd between Pine Forest Rd and Deerland Rd
  3. Outlaw Rd between WB Parks Rd and Burdette Rd
  4. Marvin Lawhorne Rd between Sledge Rd and WB Parks Rd
  5. WA Patterson Rd between Deerland Rd and 256 (Old Wooden Bridge)
  6. Willow Rd Between Hickory Lane & S. County Line Rd
  7. Gunter Rd between
  8. Carter Rd between Massey Airport Rd to pond bottom
  9. Deerland from 256 to Earlene Sizemore Rd
  10. Brown Cemetery Rd from Sledge Rd to Crawley (WB Parks Rd)
  11. Brown Cemetery Rd Hogan to Sledge Rd
  12. 1300 block of York Rd  (East of Evergreen Rd)
  13. Massey Airport Rd between York Rd and Hwy 112
  14. Gibbs Rd @ Jones Rd
  15. 700 block of West Wallace @ Pond (City of Sylvester)  NOW OPEN
  16. Maddox St @ W. Wallace St (City of Sylvester)  NOW OPEN
  17. West St @ Curtis St (City of Sylvester) NOW OPEN
  18. Melton Rd  @ the Town Creek Bridge
  19. Jones Rd from Gibbs Rd to Pine Forest Rd.
  20. Whittington Rd from Hartsfield to the Tift County Line
  21. Porters Corner Rd (Dirt portion)
  22. EW Booth Rd from Hwy 256 to Earlene Sizemore Rd
  23. Old Mail Rd from Hwy 313 to residence of 450 Old Mail Rd
  24. Mt Horeb Rd from the end of the pavement of Mt. Horeb Rd to Cowford Bridge Rd.
  25. Gunsmoke Rd from Bryant Rd to  Joe Sumner Rd
  26. Voyals Rd from PT Salter Rd to Cotton Rd
  27. Meadowview Lane (completely impassable)
  28. Thomas Rd from Deervalley Rd to Porters Corner Rd

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Nearly two dozen roads in Worth County are currently closed because of flooding and officials believe there could be more.   Right now crews are evaluating 10 homes on Willow Road.  They are not evacuating at this time. 

Kannetha Clem, the Worth County 911 Director says crews are out monitoring streets and are urging residents to use caution while driving.

Road closures as of 11:27pm Saturday:

Closed Roads

1.      Jerry Young Rd between Brown Rd and Turner Rd

2.      Gibbs Rd between Pine Forest Rd and Deerland Rd

3.      Outlaw Rd between WB Parks Rd and Burdette Rd

4.      Marvin Lawhorne Rd between Sledge Rd and WB Parks Rd

5.      WA Patterson Rd between Deerland Rd and 256 (Old Wooden Bridge)

6.      Willow Rd Between Hickory Lane & S. County Line Rd

7.      Gunter Rd between

8.      Carter Rd between Massey Airport Rd to pond bottom

9.      Deerland from 256 to Earlene Sizemore Rd

10.   Brown Cemetery Rd from Sledge Rd to Crawley (WB Parks Rd)

11.  Brown Cemetery Rd Hogan to Sledge Rd

12.   1300 block of York Rd  (East of Evergreen Rd)

13.  Massey Airport Rd between York Rd and Hwy 112

14.  Gibbs Rd @ Jones Rd

15.  700 block of West Wallace @ Pond (City of Sylvester)

16.  Maddox St @ W. Wallace St (City of Sylvester)

17.  West St @ Curtis St (City of Sylvester)

18.  Melton Rd  @ the Town Creek Bridge

19.  Jones Rd from Gibbs Rd to Pine Forest Rd.

20.  Whittington Rd from Hartsfield to the Tift County Line

21.  Porters Corner Rd (Dirt portion)

22.  EW Booth Rd from Hwy 256 to Earlene Sizemore Rd

23.  Old Mail Rd from Hwy 313 to residence of 450 Old Mail Rd

24.  Mt Horeb Rd from the end of the pavement of Mt. Horeb Rd to Cowford Bridge Rd.

25.  Gunsmoke Rd from Bryant Rd to  Joe Sumner Rd

Water over Roadways – Worth County

These roadways have water over the road.  They are currently passable but we are asking everyone to use caution.

1.       Voyels Rd

2.       EW Booth Rd @ Hwy 256  NOW CLOSED

3.       WA Patterson Rd between Sledge Rd and Althen Way

4.       Ephesus Church Rd @ the county landfill

5.       Marchant Rd @ Thompson Road Cir

6.       Burdette Rd @ Tifton Scooterville Rd

7.       Hwy 256 between Sylvester City Limits and Cotton Rd area

8.       Little River Rd @ Williams Rd

9.       Joe Sumner Rd north of Whiddon Mill Rd

10.   Gunsmoke east of Sumner Rd

11.   Gintown Rd around Wiregrass plantation

12.   Shingler Little River Rd (1 mile north of shingle)

13.   Holcomb Rd just west of Sherrod Rd

14.   Crawly Rd @ Brown Cemetery Rd

15.   Pearson Rd just South of Jewel Crowe Rd

16.   Evergreen Rd @ Evergreen Church

17.   Whittington Rd at the Worth / Tift / Colquitt Line  NOW CLOSED

18.   Old Mail Rd (dirt portion) NOW CLOSED

19.   Mt Horeb Rd 300 blk  NOW CLOSED

20.   Liberty Hill Rd in area of 1142 Liberty Hill Rd

 

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