UPDATE: MoDOT SW release information at noon on Thursday for travelers on MO-37 and those in Pierce City. “MoDOT crews have temporarily repaired section of Route 37 following collapse of culvert. Crews will close the highway again to make permanent repairs once materials arrive, likely sometime next week.”
PIERCE CITY, Mo. — About 8:45 p.m. Wednesday evening MODOT set up a road block on MO-37 just west of Pierce City as a section of roadway collapsed over a drainage culvert.
The hole is about 3 feet by 4 feet and is collapsed down about 2 feet.
“Road closed on Mo-37 S from 1/10 mile after CRD 2230 E to 1/2 mile before RR.” — MODOT TRAVELERS APP
You can see a patch where it has occurred before,and signs nearby say warning area may flood.
No one was injured or crashed that we are aware.
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