Phenix City cemetery clean up closes part of 22nd Street

A road barrier blocks 22nd Avenue while crews clean up storm damage to the Big Pine Grove Cemetery.

PHENIX CITY, Ala. — The city of Phenix City has closed 22nd Street from 14th Court to 13th Avenue to repair storm damage to a local cemetery.

A WRBL reporter on the scene says crews are working to clean up and restore exposed graves in Big Pine Grove Cemetery caused by last Monday’s rain and heavy flooding.

News 3 is working to confirm the duration of the closure.

This is a developing story. Stay with WRBL News 3 for updates.

 

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