City of Roanoke deems Roanoke bridge unsafe following flooding

The bridge on Northwood Drive will not re-open until repairs can be made

POSTED: 05:43 PM EDT Jul 11, 2013    UPDATED: 05:45 PM EDT Jul 11, 2013 
Northwood Drive in Roaonke was closed Thursday, July 11 because of flooding
ROANOKE, Va. -

The City of Roanoke has deemed a bridge unsafe following Wednesday’s flooding.

The bridge on Northwood Drive in Roanoke is closed until further notice. It will not open until repairs can be made.

Erosion from the floodwater damaged the bridge.

Northwood Drive is off Peters Creek Road.