Tuesday morning road closings and high water in Bartholomew County

The Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Department is reporting several county roads are closed this morning due to the high water. That includes:

  • 400W between 850S and 930S
  • 625S between 100W and 200W
  • Ferguson Road
  • 800S between State Road 11 and South U.S. 31
  • 300E between U.S. 31 and 100S
  • 750E between 300S and 400S
  • 400N between U.S. 31 and River Rd, including Tinkey Bridge
  • Tellman Camp Road between Indianapolis Road and 200W
  • East 400S between 425E and 525E
  • South Jonesville Road at E 550 S

There is also high water on roads including:

  • East Base Road near Jewell Village
  • East Legal Tender Road
  • Road 200S by  Rockcreek Elementary School
  • Southern Crossing between Jonesville Road and Road 150E

Authorities warn that if you come across water moving over the roadway, you should never try to drive through. You can not tell the depth of the water, nor can you tell whether the road has been washed out under the waters.

Turn around, don’t drown.