Bridge demolition on U.S. 287 in Wilbarger County - Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

Bridge demolition on U.S. 287 in Wilbarger County

A bridge demolition may affect traffic in Wilbarger County, according to TX-DOT. (Source: RNN Texoma) A bridge demolition may affect traffic in Wilbarger County, according to TX-DOT. (Source: RNN Texoma)
WILBARGER COUNTY(RNN Texoma) -

A bridge demolition may affect traffic in Wilbarger County, according to TX-DOT.

The bridge over U.S. 287 at FM 433 will have partial demolition work done on it starting Tuesday, February 20. The work should take between 3-4 days. 

Traffic from 287 will be diverted to the FM 433 off-ramps around the bridge and back on the freeway on the on-ramps.

Delays are expected to be mild and traffic will return to the highway after the work is complete. The bridge itself will remain closed for the next four months and construction is expected to be completed in June.

Motorists are asked to use caution and watch for caution signs.

Copyright 2018 RNN Texoma All Rights Reserved

  • News HeadlinesNewsMore>>

  • Science Says: 'The warmer it is, the more fire we see'

    Science Says: 'The warmer it is, the more fire we see'

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:27:02 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:42:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, firefighters monitor a backfire while battling the Ranch Fire, part of the Mendocino Complex Fire near Ladoga, Calif. The years with the most acres burned by wildfires have some of the hot...(AP Photo/Noah Berger). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, firefighters monitor a backfire while battling the Ranch Fire, part of the Mendocino Complex Fire near Ladoga, Calif. The years with the most acres burned by wildfires have some of the hot...

    An AP analysis finds a clear connection between warmer temperatures out west and more land burned by wildfires.

    An AP analysis finds a clear connection between warmer temperatures out west and more land burned by wildfires.

  • US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

    US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:26 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:26:45 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:42:07 GMT
    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S. (Source: Pixabay)The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S. (Source: Pixabay)

    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.

    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.

  • Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll rises to 43

    Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll rises to 43

    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:10 AM EDT2018-08-18 08:10:33 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:38:40 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...

    Italian media say three more bodies have been found in the rubble of the Genoa bridge collapse, raising the death toll to 41.

    Italian media say three more bodies have been found in the rubble of the Genoa bridge collapse, raising the death toll to 41.

Powered by Frankly