Water Tops Levee and Closes Highway Near Taylor
Residents of the Fabius Village Trailer Park and the Tic Toc Motel off Highway 61 near Taylor were evacuated Saturday due to rising flood waters from the North Fabius River. Several media outlets are reporting the levee was breached Saturday night in spite of sandbagging efforts.
Mo DOT closed all 4 lanes of US 61 and US 24 near Taylor around 11:30 last night.
The Red Cross has opened a shelter at Palmyra Middle School to assist those displaced by the flooding.