FM 2869 closed for emergency repairs


FM 2869 in Wood County will be closed to traffic Tuesday through Thursday, July 9-11, for emergency repairs to replace a pipe.

A washout developed under the roadway north of FM 2088 during recent storms causing the corrugated metal pipe to collapse. An emergency repair contract has been executed with the job being awarded to Stateline Construction of Quitman. Traffic will be detoured to FM 852 east of FM 2869. Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes to avoid delays. Signage and detour information have been put in place along the route.