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Thurston County updates list of flooded roads

Thurston County officials added more roads to a list of closures on Wednesday due to localized flooding and mudslides.

“More rain is forecast for the area off and on through Friday, and more road flooding is a possibility, so drivers should avoid all flooded roads, even if they don’t see any road closed signs,” Thurston County emergency manager Kathy Estes said in a news release.

The closed roads included:

*Tilley Road South at the “S curves” south of Wright Road Southeast.

*Prather Road Southwest between Lundeen Road Southwest and Michigan Hill Road

Southwest.

*Independence Road Southwest between Marble Street Southwest and Michigan Hill Road Southwest.

*Moon Road Southwest at 188th Avenue Southwest.

*The gravel portion of Anderson Road Southwest north of State Route 12.

For more information on road closures and flooding information, go to www.co.thurston.wa.us/em.

lpemberton@theolympian.com

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