Emergency Bridge Repair Shuts Down OKC Road


Wednesday, July 27th 2011, 11:53 am
By: News 9


News9.com

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Luther Road over the Turner Turnpike will close Monday, August 1, while emergency bridge repairs are made.

The bridge was hit recently and caused minor damage to the underside of the structure. Crews will replace one of the beams during the repair. Although the bridge has minor damage, the structure remains safe for motorists.

Drivers will have to detour around the bridge during the repairs. Signs will direct travelers around the roadwork.

The closure is expected to last one week.