Levee lock under repair at Oakwood Bottoms in Jackson County, Ill.

No breach on the Big Muddy

JACKSON COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - The Big Muddy Levee lock at Oakwood Bottoms is being repaired.

According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, it is being backfilled to seal off the water.

They say the lock should be sealed by late Friday afternoon, June 7.

Deputies stress that the levee has not been breached.

Repairs are ongoing.

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