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Franklin County road closures

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FRANKLIN COUNTY -- Franklin County Sheriff's Deputies have closed some roads due to severe wind, blowing dust and several accidents.

Ringold Road is closed from Ringold Road/SR 170 down to the intersection of Firecrest Road.

Glade North road is closed between the intersections of Sagemoore Road and Russell Road.

Columbia River road is closed between the intersections of Taylor Flats Road and Sagemoore Road.

Moon road has very limited to no visibility.

Emergency crews are responding to a number of accidents and stranded vehicles in the northern part of the county. Visibility is extremely low and causing very hazardous driving conditions. They are urging you not to drive in the northern part of the county until the wind storm is over.

There is a dust storm and high wind warning until 11 PM tonight.

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