The heavy rain on Saturday, January 13th combined with the snow melt has caused a road closure in Somesville and the road is still closed as of Monday, January 15th

Beech Hill Cross Road in Somesville is closed to through traffic as the culverts at the bottom of the hill are washed out. The road is not stable over the culverts. There are barricades and cones out, and the public is asked to go around and please stop moving the barricades!

Anyone with concerns or questions should call the Mount Desert Police Department at 276-5111.