Crews Will Begin Demolishing Bridge on Lincoln Avenue Thursday

(BEDFORD) – Lincoln Avenue in Bedford will be closed to traffic starting Thursday at the bridge on the north side of Knuckleheads gas station.

The bridge is being demolished and taken out and will be converted to a road.

There will be a sidewalk on the west side of the new road.

The road is scheduled to be open to traffic on or before August 2, 2019.

Lawrence County Highway Department Superintendent David Holmes is asking motorists to be patient during this process.