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ROAD CLOSURES: Rising rivers, flash flooding closing roads across Middle Tennessee

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - As rain continues to fall across Middle Tennessee, many roads have closed across the region due to rising rivers and flash flooding. 

News 2 is tracking the hardest hit areas with team coverage to keep you safe through the storm. 

Here's a list of roads local responders say to avoid due to flooding concerns: 

BEDFORD COUNTY

  • Shelbyville Hwy 82
  • Anna Lane at Bomar Creek
  • Midland Rd. at Peacock Lane

CHEATHAM COUNTY

  • South Harpeth Rd from the bridge over Brush Creek (by the Golf Course) to C C Rd.
  • Main st. between King's Automotive and Stratton Blvd. in Ashland City
  • Tennessee Waltz Parkway (By-pass)

COFFEE COUNTY

  • SR-64 northbound between Murfreesboro Highway and Coffee/Cannon Co. Line
  • SR-127 northbound between US-41 and Coffee/Warren Co. Line
  • Doak Rd in Manchester

DEKALB COUNTY

  • SR-141 northbound between Smith/DeKalb County Line and Long Branch Road

DICKSON COUNTY

  • HWY 48 CLOSED COUNTYWIDE

FRANKLIN COUNTY

  • SR-130 westbound at Bettye Lane

GILES COUNTY

  • SR-166 both directions between Nubbin Ridge Rd. and Waldrop Rd.
  • SR-11 both directions at Goodspring Post Office 
  • Alf Harris Road 
  • High water reported on Highway 31 near Newman Hollow Road

HARDIN COUNTY

  • SR-69 in both directions at the Hardin/Decatur County Line

HICKMAN COUNTY

  • Old Mill Creek Rd. 
  • Sulphur Creek Rd by Sulphur Creek
  • Huddleston
  • Hickman Springs

HOUSTON COUNTY

  • Hwy 49 at the Yellow Creek Bridge near Hwy 46 S in Vanleer is completely impassable at this time

HUMPHREYS COUNTY

Hwy 70 between Waverly and McEwen

JACKSON COUNTY

  • SR-262 eastbound near Whitaker Street

LAWRENCE COUNTY

  • SR-242 in both directions between Brewers Branch Rd. and N. Holly Creek Rd.
  • Oaks Rd. off Henryville Road
  • Cummings Rd.
  • Chief Creek Rd. at low water bridge
  • Waterfork Road (1-2 inches of water)
  • Wayland Springs (likely closed soon)

LINCOLN COUNTY

  • SR-273 both directions between Swan Creek Rd. and Ben Barry Rd. 
  • SR-110 both directions between White Cemetery and Childress Rd.

MARSHALL COUNTY

  • SR-272 both directions between Berea Cemetery and Crigger Rd.
  • According to local EMA, there are scattered road closures, many of them are north of Lewisburg.

MAURY COUNTY

  • SR-247 eastbound between Santa Fe Rd and Leipers Creek Rd.
  • Old Williamsport Pike

MONTGOMERY COUNTY

  • All parks CLOSED until further notice 
  • Lock B South at the river bottoms:
    • Lock B Rd South
    • Shelton Ferry Rd
    • Southside Road
    • CB Road
  • Lock B North at the bottoms
    • Lock B North 
    • Gholson Road
  • Lock C River Bottoms
    • Lylewood Road at County line
    • Kirkwood Road at Lock C bottoms
  • Levi Road
  • Powers Place
  • Port Royal Lane
  • Chapel Hill Road at the bridge over Hurricane Creek
  • Acuff Road off Dunbar Cave Road
  • Hematite Road

MOORE COUNTY

  • Turkey Creek Church Road 
  • Main Street in Lynchburg
  • Shelton Road
  • SR 50 toward Tims Ford Dam closed at Galloway Lane

OVERTON COUNTY

  • SR-111 N. Church Street and Celina Highway -- diverted to alternate routes 

PERRY COUNTY

  • Cypress Creek Road - IMPASSABLE
  • Russell Creek Road - IMPASSABLE
  • Highway 48E -- currently passable, but could flood again

RUTHERFORD COUNTY

  • Update at 7:15pm:
  • Seminary/Bluegrass – high water/impassable 
  • Alford Road – high water/passable
  • Nice Mill/lower side – high water/impassable –road closed
  • Mount Vernon/Sulphur Springs – high water/impassable –road closed 
  • Raines Street/Withers to Hardee – high water/impassable – road closed
  • Guy James Bridge – High water/impassable – road closed 
  • Old Nashville Hwy at the railroad tracks – high water/passable
  • Elam Road at the City Limits – high water/impassable – road closed 
  • Roads closed:

    • Wayside and Sledge Road

    • Veals between Double Springs Road and Bradyville

    • Seminary at Poplarwood.

    • Goochie Ford Road at Bivens.

    • Cranor Road (one lane)

    • County Farm Road at Elam Road slab

    • Sulphur Springs at Shacklett

    • Sulphur Springs at Buckeye Bottom Road

    • Readyville at North Lassiter

    Roads considered impassable:

    • Seminary Road and Bluegrass

    • Stones River Slab

    • Kedron Church Road

    • 2200 Block of Shoemaker Road.

    • The 450-block of Annadel Street.

    • The 1993-1943 block of Kingwood Drive

    • The 1200 block of Mt. Herman Road

    • 310 Cranor Road (one lane closed)

    • 547 Cranor Road

    • Rucker Road at Crabapple

    • 3400- block of South Rucker Road

    • The 4900-5000 block of Poplarwood

    • Vaught and Cripple Creek Roads

    • Kedron Church Road

    Other roads with high water include:

    • Crescent Road and Stones River Road

    • Dilton Makin Road and Bradyville Pike

    • The 1000 block of Allen Road

    • Briley Road, Rocky Fork and Almaville.

    • Franklin Road and Royal Glen subdivision

    • Friendswood Lane

    • Lovvorn at Rocks Springs Road

    • 5214 Old Nashville Highway.

    • 2305 Armstrong Valley Road.

    • Puckett Road at Shores Road.

    • 113 Withers Avenue.

    • 212 Crescent Road

    • Mt. Herman Road and Weeks Road

    • 4208 Bradyville Pike

    • Blackman Road at Bass Road

    • Swamp Road at Little Rock Road

    • Mt. Vernon Road and New Salem Highway

    • 1300 Block of Mt. Herman Road

WAYNE COUNTY

  • SR-128 in both directions at Harbor Drive

WHITE COUNTY

  • SR-84 eastbound between W. Rhea St. and Wagoner St. 

WILLIAMSON COUNTY 

IMPACTED ROADS

  • 3rd Avenue - Centennial and 4th Ave.
  • W.Harpeth - Hunter Rd.
  • Boyd Mill Pike - Old Hillsboro Rd./Blazer Rd.
  • Floyd Rd. - Old Hillsboro Rd.
  • Old Natchez Trace - Temple Rd./Lawrence Rd.
  • 2089 Kidd Rd. - Whitney Park Dr. / Fann Rd.
  • W. Harpeth Rd. - Sedberry Rd. /Hunter Rd.
  • 2084 Wilson Pike
  • Clovercroft Rd. - Bayhill Circle 
  • Moran  Rd. - Boxwood Dr.
  • Southall Rd. - Old Hillsboro Rd.
  • Del Rio Pike - Cotton Ln.
  • Carl Rd. - Southall Rd. / Carters Creek Pike
  • 2084 Wilson Pike
  • 5150 Inman Branch Rd.  - Old Hwy 96
  • Trinity Rd. - Arno Rd.
  • Blazer Rd - Boxley Valley Rd
  • Patterson Rd - Horton Hwy
  • Lewisburg Pike - Eastern Flank /Mack Hatcher
  • Horn Tavern - Lakewood Club Rd.
  • Glennhaven Drive - Haven Court
  • Hwy 100 - Chester Rd. and Turnbull Creek
  • Dice Lampley - Northwest
  • Crowcut Rd. - Turnbull Creek Crossing
  • Northwest - Hwy 96 North
  • Cleveland Lane - Horn Tavern
  • Jones Lane - Hwy 100
  • Fernvale Rd. - Hwy 100
  • Horn Tavern Rd. - Bahne Rd.

Aspen Grove Park FACILITY/PARK CLOSURES

  • Bicentennial Park
  • Eastern Flank Battlefield
  • Fieldstone Farms Tunnels

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 on-air and online for updates. 


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