UPDATE: DelDOT warning motorists of storm related road closures

2:45 p.m. UPDATE: Several roadways have reopened in Sussex County following last night’s storms.

The following roads remain closed at this time:

  • Airport Road from Old Hickory Road to Dogwood Road – is expected to reopen this afternoon
  • US 13 southbound (one lane is closed) from Boyce Road to Discount Land Road – will remain closed for several days
  • Camp Road from Seaford Road to Discount Road – will remain closed indefinitely

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SUSSEX CO., Del. – The Delaware Department of Transportation is warning motorists of numerous road closures throughout Sussex County due to flooding caused by last night’s storms.

The following roadways are closed:

  • US 13 southbound (one lane is closed) from Boyce Road to Discount Land Road
  • Colonial Road from Waller Road to Discount Land Road
  • Camp Road from Seaford Road to Discount Road
  • Discount Land Road from Seaford Road to Firetower Road
  • Firetower Road from County Seat Highway to Concord Road
  • Woodland Ferry Road from Old Sailor Road to Seaford Road
  • Airport Road from Old Hickory Road to Dogwood Road
  • Seaford Road from Camp Road to Discount Land Road
  • Concord Road from Firetower Road to County Seat Highway
  • Baker Mill Road from Pepper Road to Asbury Road
  • East Trap Pond Road from Substation Road to Parker Road
  • Warrington Road from Baker Mill Road to Asbury Road

Motorists should drive with caution on roads, pay attention to barricades and do not drive through standing water. If you approach a flooding roadway, turn around and take an alternate route to your destination. If no other route is available, you should go to higher ground and wait for water to subside.

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