I-55 in New Madrid Co. to be reduced for sandbag cleanup

NEW MADRID COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - Interstate 55 in New Madrid County will be minimized to one lane to allow the Missouri Department of Transportation to clear sandbags off the shoulders of the interstate.

The portion of roadway is located from County Road 820 to Route 80.

The crews will be clearing sandbags, weather permitting, on Monday, June 13 through Thursday, June 16 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Drivers are advised to use extreme caution while traveling.

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