A list of road closures in central Ohio due to high water & flooding

I-71 and I-270 on the morning of March 20, 2020. (Ohio Department of Transportation)

The Ohio Department of Transportation released a list of roads closed due to high water and flooding as of 4 p.m. Friday. Licking County Sheriff Randy Thorp sent updated closure information as of 5 p.m. Saturday on the closures there.

The list is below.

ODOT said other roads may have lanes that are closed, also due to high water.

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ODOT urges drivers to not travel on flooded roads as the water may be deeper than it looks.


UPDATED: Interstate 71 is NOW OPEN in both directions.

Interstate 270 (South Side) - Ramps from I-270 east and west to I-71 south are closed.

State Route 104 (South Side) - SR 104 closed between Stringtown Road and I-71.


UPDATED: State Route 142 is NOW OPEN.


NEW: State Route 762 - SR 762 is closed between US 23 and SR 104.

LICKING COUNTY (Updated as of 5 p.m. Saturday)

Brownsville Road is closed between SR 16 and Brushy Fork Road.

Ridgley Track between SR 79 and South Fork River is closed.

SR 79 (Hebron Rd. ) between Fox Run and Rinehart Dive is closed.

Hallie Lane between Thornwood Drive and Railroad crossing is closed.

Dragoo Road between Licking Valley Road and Briarcliff Road is closed.

White Chapel Road between Lake Drive and Southfork Road is closed.

Milldam Road is closed at Chrisland Hill Road.


NEW: State Route 668 - SR 668 is closed between SR 204 and Township Rd. 52.

State Route 204 - SR 204 is closed in both directions between SR 668 and SR 757.


State Route 715 - SR 715 closed between US 36 in Knox Co. and US 36 in Coshocton Co.

State Route 16 - SR 16 is closed between SR 83 in Coshocton to SR 60 in Muskingum Co.


NEW: State Route 541 - SR 541 is closed between Window Rd. and Ringer Rd.

NEW: State Route 513 - SR 513 is closed between County Rd. 49 and Ipswitch Rd.

State Route 285 - SR 285 is closed at US 22.

State Route 658 - SR 658 is closed at Twin Sisters.

State Route 821 - SR 821 is closed between SR 313 and SR 146.

State Route 146 - SR 146 is closed at Hickle Rd. and between SR 821 and Pleasant Rd.