Roads closed due to Typhoon Ompong

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Roads closed due to Typhoon Ompong
(5th UPDATE) Many national roads and bridges are closed to traffic, especially in the Cagayan Valley, Cordillera, and Ilocos regions

MANILA, Philippines (5th UPDATE) – Many national roads and bridges were closed to traffic in regions hit by Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut).

Here is a list of closed roads and bridges, based on reports by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and other government agencies as of 12 pm on Sunday, September 16.

Cagayan Valley Region

  • Section of national road in Batan Island – Closed
  • Itawes Overflow Bridge along Cagayan-Apayao Road in Piat, Cagayan – Still underwater. “Barricades and warning signs were placed to warn the travelling public,” said DPWH on Friday, September 14.
  • Peñablanca Callao Cave Road in Cagayan – Closed due to fallen debris
  • Cabagan-Santa Maria Bridge – Still underwater
  • Sections of NRJ Villa Sur-San Pedro-Cabuaan-Ysmael-Disimungal Road in Quirino – Closed
  • San Pedro Overflow Bridge – Closed to traffic due to high water elevation

Cordillera Administrative Region

  • Kennon Road – Closed
  • Sections of Benguet-Nueva Vizcaya Road – Closed
  • Sections of Halsema Highway or Baguio-Bontoc Road – Closed
    • Baguio-Bontoc Road, intermittent section along Chackchakan, Gonogon, Malitep and Palinga-aw – Opened to traffic
  • Sections of Marcos Highway in Tuba, Benguet – One lane passable
  • Naguilian Road or Baguio-Bauang Road in Benguet – Now open to traffic
  • Section of Abra-Ilocos Norte Road in Danglas, Abra – Closed
  • Intermittent section of Abra-Ilocos Sur Road in San Quintin, Abra – One lane passable
  • Sections of Claveria-Calanasan Road in Calanasan, Apayao – Closed
  • Section of Eastern Link Circumferential Road in Baguio City – Closed
  • Section of Pico-Lamtang Road in La Trinidad, Benguet – Closed
  • Section of Baguio-Bua-Itogon Road in Itogon, Benguet – Closed
  • Section of Gurel-Bokod-Kabayan-Buguias-Abatan Road in Bokod, Benguet – Closed
  • Section of Asin-Nangalisan-San Pascual Road in Tuba, Benguet – Closed
  • Section of Ambiong-Tawang Road in Benguet – Closed
  • Section of City Limit-Sto. Tomas Road in Tuba, Benguet – Closed
  • Sections of Acop-Kapangan-Kibungan-Bakun Road in Benguet – Closed
  • Section of Cong. Andres Acop Cosalan Road in Buguias, Benguet – Closed
  • Sections of Abatan-Mankayan-Cervantes Road in Mankayan, Benguet– Closed
  • Sections of Banaue-Hungduan-Benguet Boundary Road in Ifugao – Closed
  • Sections of Kiangan-Tinoc-Buguias Road in Ifugao – Closed
  • Banaue-Mayoyao-A. Lista-Isabela Road, Kinakin Banaue-Mayoyao Section – Closed
  • Sections of Nueva Vizcaya-Ifugao-Mt. Province Road in Ifugao – Closed
  • Sections of Banaue-Hungduan-Benguet Boundary Road in Banaue, Ifugao – Closed
  • Bulo National Road in Tabuk City, Kalinga – Opened to traffic
  • Sections of Mt. Province Boundary-Calanan-Pinukpuk-Abbut Road – Closed
  • Section of Balbalan-Pinukpuk Road in Pinukpuk, Kalinga – Closed
  • Sections of Kalinga-Abra Road in Kalinga – Closed
  • Lubuagan-Batong Buhay Road, Puapo Section – Closed
  • Balbalan-Pinukpuk Road, Dao-angan Section – Closed
  • Sections of Mt. Province-Nueva Vizcaya Road, including Chico Karayan Bridge – Closed
  • Sections of Mt. Province-Ilocos Sur Road (via Tue) – Closed
  • Section of Mt. Province-Ilocos Sur Road (via Kayan) – Closed
  • Sections of Mt. Province-Cagayan via Tabuk-Enrile Road – Closed
  • Sections of Junction Talubin-Barlig-Natonin-Paracelis-Callacad Road in Mt. Province – Closed

Ilocos Region

  • Ilocos Sur-Abra Road, Lungong Section in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur – Opened to traffic
  • Section of Tagudin-Cervantes Road in Brgy Zigzag, Cervantes, Ilocos Sur – Closed
  • Agoo-Baguio City Road (Badiwan, Benguet to Baguio City) – Closed
  • Pangasinan-Zambales Road, Caranglan Section, Mabini, Pangasinan – Opened to traffic
  • Bani-Agno Road, Cayungnan Section in Pangasinan – Closed
  • Mangaldan-Manaoag-Binalonan Road, Magsaysay Section – Opened to traffic
  • Cayanga Bridge, Pangasinan-La Union Road – Closed

Central Luzon Region

  • Bigaa-Plaridel via Malolos Road in Balagtas, Bulacan – Closed
  • Daang Maharlika, Carrangalan Section, Nueva Ecija – Opened to traffic
  • Pantabangan-Canili-Basal Road – Opened to traffic
  • Jct. Pinagpanaan-Rizal-Pantabangan Road in Nueva Ecija – Closed
  • Nueva Ecija-Aurora Road, Labi Detour – Closed
  • Section of Sto. Tomas-Minalin Road in Pampanga – Closed
  • Bomba Bridge in Baliwag-Candaba-Sta. Ana Road in Pampanga – Closed
  • Sections of Romulo Highway in Camiling, Tarlac – Closed
  • Section of Paniqui-Camiling-Wawa Road in Camiling, Tarlac – Closed
  • Section of Olongapo-Bugallon Road in Iba, Zambales – Closed

Western Visayas Region

  • Aklan West Road, at Jct. Nabas-Malay-Buruanga/Libertad Boundary – Opened to traffic

– with reports from Kurt Adrian dela Peña/

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