Roadway Conditions May Impact Commute for Monday as Flooding Continues

Roadway conditions may impact residents commute for Monday as major flooding continues along the Pocomoke River.

MD 12 is currently closed just south of Sermon Road near the fire tower due to washout.  This segment of road is expected to remain closed for several weeks. MD 12 is also closed between the Department of Liquor Control and Green Street in Snow Hill due to high water that is expected to persist for several days. Commuters from the Salisbury area are encouraged to travel via US 13S to US 113N through Pocomoke or US 50E to US 113S through Berlin.

Additionally, as of 4:30 Sunday, the following roadways remain closed due to either flooding or damage:

-Porters Crossing Road

-Whiton Crossing Road near Queponco Road

-Purnell Crossing Road

-Red House Road in the area of Creek Road and Pennewell Roads

-Sinepuxent Road between Lewis Road and Mary Road

Travelers are urged to leave extra travel time and remain aware of the possibility of standing water.