Missouri Route 6 bridge over U.S. Route 24/61 near Taylor closed until further evaluation

emergency closure

HANNIBAL, Mo. — The Missouri Route 6 bridge over U.S. Route 24/61 is closed after being hit earlier Friday, causing damage to the exterior girders of the structure. The bridge will remain closed until further evaluation can be completed next week.

No access will be available to Route 6 from eastbound U.S. 24/61 at the interchange, and the eastbound off-ramp is closed at this location. Please seek alternate routes. All other ramps remain open.

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