Local & Regional
Sat August 4, 2012
Road Closings from O-DOT
Road Conditions Update – as of 9:30 p.m.
The following highways are closed due to conditions resulting from fires in the area. Drivers are urged to be alert to changing conditions, are advised against driving into smoke and encouraged to tune into local media for updates. Fires are shifting constantly and may change at any time, we will keep you advised as we receive information. ODOT is also sending tweets via Twitter from @OKDOT.
Several highways in Creek Counties:
· SH-33 is closed between SH-48 to SH-66. This is from the Turner Turnpike extending west 11 miles.
· SH-51 is closed between SH-99 to SH-151. This is from near the Keystone Dam extending west 18 miles.
· SH-48 is closed between US-64 to SH-66. This is from just south of Bristow to the Cimarron Turnpike.
· Suggested alternate routes include SH-48 and SH-16 south of SH-33 and SH-51 to US-64 and SH-99 north of SH-51.
SH-9 east of Norman currently closed
Both east and westbound lanes of SH-9 are closed between E. 84th Ave. and E. 168th Ave. east of Norman until further notice due to fires. Drivers must locate alternate route or use US-77 and SH-102.