INTERSTATE 29 REOPENS

INTERSTATE 29 REOPENS

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INTERSTATE 29 HAS REOPENED TO TRAFFIC AT EXIT 4 NEAR MCCOOK LAKE, SOUTH DAKOTA.

UNION COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DIRECTOR RAY ROGGOW SAYS NATIONAL GUARDSMEN AND THE STATE D-O-T WORKED THROUGH THE DAY TO RE-OPEN THE HIGHWAY AFTER THE BIG SIOUX RIVER CRESTED AND BEGAN TO RECEDE:


OC…..READY TO OPEN. ;12

ROGGOW SAYS IT’S UNCLEAR WHY THE CREST FELL SHORT OF THE EXPECTED LEVEL:


OC……WAS ANTICIPATED. ;20

WATER LEVELS ON OTHER STREAMS AND CREEKS IN THE AREA ARE ALSO FALLING BACK BELOW FLOOD LEVELS.