Cancellations/ClosuresNewsRoad Report One lane open on Highway 118 after beaver dam washout SHARE ON: Amanda Lorbetski, staff Wednesday, May. 6th, 2015 It's believed that two beaver dams caused the road washout near Cardiff Saturday morning. Photo Credit: Submitted by the Ministry of Transportation Highway 118 near Cardiff has reopened following a beaver dam washout over the weekend. Local Ministry of Transportation Maintenance Superintendent John Potts says one lane of the road reopened around 7 p.m. on Tuesday with flag people on-site. He says paving still has to be done, but that traffic control will make sure drivers get through. For more information, click here.