US12 Closed by Waitsburg

WAITSBURG, WA - The Washington State Department of Transportation says the portion of US12 between Waitsburg and Dayton that was shut down Friday morning due to flooding will remain closed overnight. WSDOT says they anticipate the water level dropping overnight and will reassess the situation on Saturday morning.  The area has been dealing with rising waters since late Thursday.  Some residents have been flooded out of their homes in the area.