Updated: Ochiltree County Flooding

Part of Highway 70 in Ochiltree County remains closed as crews continue to drain several inches of rain that fell in the county last week.

The Ochiltree county Sheriffs Department tells NewsChannel 10 there is still standing water on the highway.

It was Wednesday of last week when as much as 12 inches of rain fell in parts of Ochiltree and Lipscomb counties.

There is no word on when crews expect to have the highway back open...