The Bridge on Highway 190, west of Chillicothe will be closed beginning Thursday evening to allow for a concrete pour for the new bridge deck. Due to weather concerns, MoDOT and the contractor have delayed the closure one day, from Wednesday to Thursday.
Highway 190 at the Thompson River Bridge will close to traffic Thursday, starting at 8:00 pm. Emergency vehicles ONLY will be permitted to cross the bridge beginning Friday morning. Non-emergency traffic will not be permitted to use the bridge until Sunday at 3:00 pm.
When the bridge reopens, it will again be open to only one lane, with the 10-foot width restriction in place.
A signed detour will be in place, directing motorists over Highway 190, US 65, and Highway 6 through Trenton and Jamesport.