UPDATE: Roads closed throughout Oneida and Herkimer counties as crews assess flood damage

There are 12 counties still under a state of emergency, including Herkimer and Oneida counties, after floods ravaged the region Thursday night.

Posted: Nov 1, 2019 5:07 PM
Updated: Nov 2, 2019 9:22 PM

There are 12 counties still under a state of emergency, including Herkimer and Oneida counties, after floods ravaged the region Thursday night.

State and local crews are working to assess the damage of multiple road and waterways throughout the area.

Many roads across both counties are still impassable due to damage or flooding.

Oneida County

NY 922E is closed in both directions from Rt 69 to Rt 49, Oriskany, Oneida County due to flooding, high water, and debris from the Mohawk River.


NY 922A is closed in both directions from Rt 69 to River Rd, Whitesboro, Oneida County due to flooding, high water, and debris from the Mohawk River.


NY 291 is closed in both directions from Rt 69 to Rt 49, Whitestown, Oneida County due to flooding, high water, and debris from the Mohawk River.


N.Genesee St. is closed in both directions between Rt 5S to Auert Ave, Utica, Oneida County due to flooding, high water, and debris from the Mohawk River and the Reall Creek.

Herkimer County

NY 28 is closed in both directions from Middleville to Poland, Middleville/Poland, Herkimer County due to flooding. There is a mud slide in roadway.


NY 171 is closed in both directions from Route 5S to Gulf Rd, Frankfort/Ilion, Herkimer County due to flooding. There is highway section loss adjacent to Moyer Creek.


NY 28 is closed in both directions at Kast bridge-Village of Herkimer to Middleville, Herkimer, Herkimer County due to flooding and culvert washout, debris, and shoulder loss.

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Confirmed Cases: 449900

Reported Deaths: 33087
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Queens716827243
Kings671367318
Bronx525784941
Nassau462182201
Suffolk460612011
Westchester378011454
New York330703174
Richmond157301085
Rockland14823675
Orange11812498
Erie10999689
Monroe5894289
Dutchess5059153
Onondaga4220205
Albany3016134
Oneida2375123
Ulster224295
Niagara1724101
Putnam157463
Sullivan157148
Broome146569
Schenectady138048
Saratoga99817
Rensselaer89942
Columbia58137
Chautauqua5379
Madison48717
Ontario46135
Oswego4473
Tompkins3970
Warren36033
Steuben35042
Fulton33224
Otsego3325
Chemung3303
Orleans32354
Herkimer32110
Greene31918
St. Lawrence3184
Genesee3145
Wayne3105
Washington28714
Cattaraugus2546
Chenango2487
Montgomery2274
Tioga22425
Livingston2018
Cayuga1992
Jefferson1630
Essex1600
Cortland1590
Clinton1545
Wyoming1325
Delaware1304
Seneca1053
Allegany981
Schoharie830
Franklin650
Yates627
Lewis500
Schuyler380
Hamilton150
Unassigned016
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