Knox County Bridge Closed

By Kyle Inskeep

Published 08/16 2014 11:54PM

Updated 08/16 2014 11:56PM

An emergency closure is now in effect for a bridge in Knox County.
The Knox County board of commissioners issued an emergency closure of bridge eight late Friday.

It's located over Kelso Creek on Washington Avenue in Vincennes.
The structure was deemed not fit to carry reasonable loads.
The closure begins at Niblack Boulevard and continues to bell crossing.

However,the road will be open to local traffic only

Repairs on the structure are set to begin soon.
The bridge should be repaired and back open to traffic in mid-to-late November.

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