UPDATED TRAFFIC ALERT: Route 18/Fields Creek Bridge CLOSED in Henry County for Repair July 11-14

***UPDATE: This updates the dates during which the bridge will be closed. We apologize for any confusion 

Where: Missouri Route 18 over Fields Creek in Henry County west of Clinton

When: Around the clock Monday, July 11 through Thursday, July 14

What: Route 18/Fields Creek bridge CLOSED to allow MoDOT crews to repair bridge deck/driving surface

Traffic Impacts:

  • All Route 18 lanes CLOSED over Fields Creek where crews are working
  • Drivers will have access to driveways at either end of the work zone, but will not be able to travel through the work zone
  • No signed detour
  • Signs and message boards will alert drivers to the work zone
  • Drivers should find alternate route
  • Check MoDOT’s Traveler Information Map for road closings/traffic impacts

Weather and/or scheduling conflicts could alter the work schedule.


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