ALTON, Ill. (KSDK) - Several roads are closed due to flooding in Alton, but all businesses are still open.

The National Weather Service said the Mississippi River is expected to crest in Alton at 30.1 feet Wednesday and remain at that level until Friday.

Flood stage in Alton is 21 feet.

The Cpl Chris Belchick Expressway has been closed at IL 143. One westbound lane of IL 143 is closed between Lock and Dam Way and Discovery Parkway.

Visitors to the Argosy Casino should use the Henry Street entrance. The entrance off Broadway is closed.

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