LARGO, MD – The Prince George’s
County Department of Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T) closed Brock
Bridge Road at the Prince George’s/Anne Arundel County line, Sunnyside Avenue at
the Indian Creek Bridge in Beltsville, Surratt Road at Summit Creek in Clinton
and Contee Road at Mayfair Road in Laurel due to high water caused by the heavy
rainfall. DPW&T will reopen the roadways after the rain ends and the
necessary safety evaluations have been conducted. Motorists are advised to take
DPW&T has posted high water warning signs on
Governors Bridge Road by the bridge at the Prince George’s/Anne Arundel County
lines. Motorists are encouraged to never drive in areas where the water is
covering the roadway. Make the smart choice and “turn around, don’t
Crews from DPW&T will monitor the roadways and all
high water locations until the rain ends. In addition, all pumping stations are
in full operation and will be staffed throughout the storm.
For more information, please contact Carol Terry,
DPW&T, at (301) 883-5600.