The RCMP is advising of multiple road washouts in the Doyles and Codroy Valley area after torrential rain fell on southwestern Newfoundland overnight.
👉TCH, 5 km west of Doyle’s intersection
👉Route-406-11, Doyle’s Station Road
👉Route 413-01, St. Andrews
Lock Lomond Road has been reduced to one lane.
The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure says the TCH is closed five kilometres east of Port aux Basques. The Trans-Canada Highway on the west coast between North Branch and Tompkins is also closed due to a washout.
First responders and members of the public wishing to report urgent highway conditions can contact Transportation and Infrastructure at 709-635-4144.
⚠️Channel-Port aux Basques #RCMPNL advises motorists of road closures on the Trans-Canada Highway at the Grand Bay Bridge and the Port aux Basques weight scales due to washouts and heavy flooding. Updates will follow when available. #NLtraffic pic.twitter.com/B4KoZjSwUP
— RCMP Newfoundland and Labrador (@RCMPNL) November 24, 2021