PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans a moving work zone lane restriction on the US 45 Ohio River "Brookport" Bridge at Paducah, Kentucky on Wednesday, April 25.
This lane restriction will allow an annual walk-through inspection of the bridge structure. It is expected to be in place from 8-11 a.m.
Drivers should be alert for one lane traffic with alternating flow controlled by flaggers along a short section of the bridge deck.
Appropriate caution is required where equipment, flaggers, and maintenance personnel are along the road working close to traffic.
All Kentucky bridges get a detailed inspection every two years with long-span lane and river bridges getting an extra walk-through inspection annually.
The bridge connects Paducah, Ky. and Brookport, Ill.