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Some Highways Remain Closed Due to Flooding in Hopkins County Area

As of Friday morning, December 28, 2018, a few roads remain closed in the area following heavy rains Wednesday night. According to the Texas Department of Transportation:

FM 69 between FM 1537 and Dike is closed.

FM 71 between FM2653 and FM 1531 is closed.

FM 1567 west of Miller Grove is closed.

FM 275 between FM 514 and State Highway 19 is flooded.

This graphic warns about driving around barricades during a flood, and encourages people to be safe. The text reads as follows: "Please do not drive around barricades. Be safe."

Created by Loretta Kuo.

Original photo by Steve Zumwalt/FEMA. Location: West Alton, Mo., June 6, 2013 — Missouri Route 94 flooded.

Author: Staff Reporter

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