Several Whiteside County Roads Closed Due to Standing Water

Several Whiteside County Roads Closed Due to Standing Water

The Whiteside County Sheriff’s Department says several roads are closed due to standing water and commuters are asked to avoid the areas.

The roads closed include Science Ridge Rd from Hillcrest Rd to IL RT40, Damen Rd to Crosby Rd, Lister Rd at Prairie Center, Norrish Rd north of Browns Rd, Countyline Rd from Penrose to Pilgrim, Science Ridge west of 40 (water starting to make its way over the road), Norrish Rd at Crosby Rd, Polo between Quinn and Fulfs, Capp between 40 & Hoover, Fulfs east of 40 near the Elkhorn Creek, Spring Valley between Lake and Lyndon (Temporarily Open), Capp between Lake and Lyndon.

Deputies report 30/Acker is open but has deep water which has already caused a few accidents.