The Smith County Fire Marshal’s office has announced several road closures in the county due to the recent rains and their effects.
Portions of Smith County Roads 26 and 2186 are closed due to washouts from recent rains.
In Precinct 2, west of Troup, CR 2186 from CR 2138 to County Line Road bordering Cherokee County is closed until further notice due to a washed out pipe.
In Precinct 3, northwest of Overton, CR 26 is closed between CR 29 and the city of Overton due to a washout behind the bridge. It will also be closed until further notice.
Drivers will need to seek alternative routes.