Lisa Moore, Public Information Officer
Information number: 828-764-9388
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 6, 2020
ROADWAYS AND HIGH WATER IN BURKE COUNTY
The Burke County Emergency Operations Center wants to make Burke County residents aware of local roadways with reports of possible high water.
Please proceed with extreme caution on all local roads and when you see standing water, please remember to turn around, don’t drown.
Below is the list of Burke County Roadways that could possibly be affected with High Water:
· Morning Star Church Road
· Tallent Road
· East Meadow Trail
· Drexel Road
· Cook Road
· Amherst Rd
· Lower Kirksey Dr
· Sections of Miller Bridge Rd (Possibly Flooded)
· Bost Rd (high water)
· Hwy 70 (Between old NC 10 & Berry Rd) ** Carp Pond Almost over flowing DOT possibly closing
· Byrd Rd (High Water)
· Mt Harmony Church Road
· Causby Rd (high water)
If you have a report of any high water or roads under water, please call the public information number at 764-9388 to issue a report. If you need any further details or information just contact the public information number.