(Photo by Michelle Felter, Staff)
Traffic is detoured to Route 61 from 9 p.m. Saturday to 9 p.m. Sunday.
"I-55 traffic was detoured during demolition of the overpass, and it was very successful," said Southeast Regional Field Engineer Andy Meyer. "Demolition was completed approximately nine hours ahead of schedule, and I-55 was reopened."
Meyer explained he realizes closing this portion of I-55 will be an inconvenience, but it is the best way to complete this stage of construction.
For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.