Heavy rain has caused several roads to close or to become impassable.
Here is a list of roads to avoid from the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office (as of 10pm Saturday, Feb 23).
Roads closed are:
Mt Vernon/Highway 99 – high water/impassable – road-closed – co hwy dept notified
Allen/Leanna – high water/impassable – road closed – co hwy dept notified
Elam Road at the City Limits – high water/impassable – road closed – co hwy dept notified
Puckett/Shores – high water/impassable – road closed – co hwy notified
Crescent Lane/Hwy 231 – high water/impassable – road closed – co hwy notified
Versailles Rd/Link Rd – high water/impassable – road closed – co hwy notified
Goochie Ford Road at Bivens.
Stones River Slab
County Farm Road at Elam Road
Kedron Church Road
The 4966-5038 block of Poplarwood
Goochie Ford Road at the Slab
Cobb Road at Jacobs Road
Sledge, Plainview and Miller Roads
Sulphur Springs at Shacklett
Readyville at North Lassiter
Seminary/Bluegrass – high water/impassable co hwy dept notified
Alford Road – high water/passable
Nice Mill/lower side – high water/impassable –road closed
Mt. Vernon Road and New Salem Highway
Raines Street/Withers to Hardee – high water/impassable – road closed – co hwy dept notified
Guy James Bridge – High water/impassable – road closed – co hwy dept notified
Roads considered impassable are
The 450-block of Annadel Street.
Epps Mill Slab – high water/passable
The 1993-1943 block of Kingwood Drive
The 1200 block of Mt. Herman Road
Franklin Road and Royal Glen subdivision
Vaught and Cripple Creek Roads
140 block of Walnut Grove Road
Kedron Church Road
Other roads with high water include:
113 Withers Avenue.
212 Crescent Road
Mt. Herman Road and Weeks Road
4208 Bradyville Pike
The 4300 block of Elam Road
West Jefferson Pike and Powells Chapel Road
Blackman Road at Bass Road
Sulphur Springs at Shackleford
Rehobath Road at Patterson Road
Thompson Road at North Road
Swamp Road at Little Rock Road
Elam Road at Joe B. Jackson Parkway and County Farm Road
Cherry Lane at Abigail
Rucker Road at Crab Apple
Marathon at Burnt Knob
Swamp Road and New Salem Highway
Armstrong Valley Road and Yeargan
1300 Block of Mt. Herman Road
Seminary and Bluegrass (one lane impassable)
Old Nashville Highway at Hord Road
Veals between Double Springs Road and Bradyville
5600 Block of Sledge Road
Remember to report flooded streets and malfunctioning drainage systems in the city limits to the Street Department by calling 615-893-4380. Please notify Rutherford County EMA of issues in the county (615-898-7764). If you find yourself in an emergency situation (such as a stalled car in high water) please call 9-1-1 immediately.
Stay up-to-date with our live radar on our Weather Page.
Check our Traffic Page for the latest delays.