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Many roads are closed because of flooding. One road that is of particular concern is the Lake Whitewood Road south of Lake Preston. Sorenson said the bridge is still under water, and the water will need to go down before the bridge can be inspected. Sorenson anticipates that there is damage to the bridge already and that there will be more damage when the water freezes.

“It’s a top priority and we will keep looking at it,” Commission Chair Shelley Nelson said.

Posted on 10-16-2019

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