Bridge damaged in Lepanto after crash

(Source: John Cook)
(Source: John Cook)

LEPANTO, AR (KAIT) – A wreck near Lepanto delays traffic and causes damage to a bridge.

According to officials with the Arkansas State Highway Transportation Department, there was rail damage to a bridge on State Highway 140 close to Lepanto.

The accident may have involved a fertilizer truck crossing the bridge, AHTD states. Details surrounding the wreck have not yet been released.

According to AHTD's Twitter page, the section of State Highway 140 is now back open.

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