Motorist are asked to avoid two roads in Franklin County. Rains have caused a sections of these roadways to collapse.
One is at the Franklin / Roanoke County line just past the Coopers Cove Road intersection on Rt. 116 (Jubal Early Highway) on Windy Gap Mountain.
The other is on Five Mile Mountain Road, about 1.2 miles West of Turner’s Creek Road.
Motorists are asked to avoid these areas.
VDOT is aware and assessing these roads for repairs, but no word as when that will begin.
PHOTO is of the 5 Mile Mountain Road failure