TRAFFIC ALERT: Storms Prompt Lorain County Road Closure

Due to recent heavy wind gusts and thunderstorms, several state highways in north central Ohio have been closed for the safety of motorists.

The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District 3,which includes Ashland, Crawford, Erie, Huron, Lorain, Medina, Richiand, and Wayne Counties, provides the following road closure updates:

State Route 57, Lorain County

SR-57 at its intersection with Mennel Road, is closed. The suggested detour route For southbound motorists is SR-57 to State Route 82. east on SR-82 to State Route 83, south on SR-83 to SR-57 and reverse for northbound motorists.