Friday, May 31 at approximately 9:30 a.m. Route E in Ralls County from MO 79 east to Lock and Dam 22 at Saverton closed to traffic due to water over road.

MoDOT reminds motorists that it is dangerous to drive into water-covered roads. Crews will open the roadway as soon as the water recedes and has been cleared for safe travel. With water over several northeast Missouri roads, motorists are encouraged to check MoDOT's Traveler Information Map at www.modot.org or call 1-888 ASK MODOT (888-275-6636) before starting a trip to the area.