MO 79 is open in Louisiana

MoDOT officials say that Missouri Highway 79 in Louisiana, Missouri is open to traffic as of 9:15 a.m. Thursday morning.

Hwy. 79 from North Carolina to Delaware Street has reopened to traffic after flooding.

That same highway just south of Clarksville remains closed.

MoDOT crews will continue to monitor flooding in the area and will open the roadway as soon as water recedes.