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State Road 56 Closed For Bridge Replacement

Last updated on Monday, July 17, 2017

(PETERSBURG) - The Indiana Department of Transportation announces that State Road 56 near Petersburg is closed for a bridge replacement. Work will begin today.

Crews with Blankenberger Brothers Inc. closed the bridge spanning the Harbin Creek about two miles west of State Road 65. The road will be completely closed near the bridge. Local traffic will have access up to the point of closure. Work is expected to last until mid-August depending upon weather conditions.

The closure will be in effect around the clock. The official detour for this closure uses U.S. 41, S.R. 64 and S.R. 65. INDOT urges drivers to slow down and stay alert near crews.

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