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Traffic on Ohio River Bridge halted for electrical work

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Traffic has been halted on the US 51/US 60/US 62 Ohio River Bridge between Wickliffe, Ky. and Cairo, Ill. due to electrical work.

Electrical crews have been replacing aviation lights at the top of the bridge, which are required for the safety of the bridge and planes flying in the area.

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet electrical crews are working for 30 minutes and then letting the traffic cross for 30 minutes throughout the day.

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