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June 19, 2013

Dispatchers: Storms closed multiple roads

Staff Report
The Daily Star

---- — No major road closures were reported Sunday night as a result of storms in recent days, dispatchers in Schoharie, Delaware, Otsego and Chenango counties said.

In Chenango County, however, fire and police officials were directing traffic on state Route 8 in the vicinity of county Route 24 in South New Berlin after a barn collapsed at about 7 p.m. Sunday, a dispatcher said.

In Otsego County, multiple roads in Richfield were closed as a result of recent days storms, a dispatcher said, but most had re-opened and their status would be checked by officials today. Also a large beaver dam near Burdick Road in the town of Hartwick had broken.

In Schoharie County, Huntersland Road south and east of Middleburgh remained closed Sunday, but other roads had re-opened, a dispatcher said.