UNDATED – Heavy rains and flooding has prompted the Oklahoma Department of Transportation to close several highways in the eastern part of the state.
As of 9 a.m. Tuesday the following highways are closed:
SH-82 in Spavinaw
SH-104, north of Haskell
SH-80, between Ft. Gibson and Hulbert
US-62, east of SH-51
SH-10, north of US-62 (Hanging Rock)
SH-59, 7 miles north of Stilwell
US-62, between Proctor and Christie
SH-101, west of Short
SH-16, west of Beggs
SH-31W, near SH-31A
SH-63, between Blanco and Pittsburg
SH-63, from Bache Rd. to Haileyville
ODOT is urging drivers to turn around when they come across water on roadways. Do not attempt to drive through.