Hwy. 18 bridge at Lake City reopens; Riverside School cancels classes

Hwy. 18 bridge at Lake City reopens; Riverside School cancels classes
The Highway 18 bridge near Lake City reopened 12 hours after a truck hit a gas line. (Source: AR DOT) (Phillips, Kalup)

LAKE CITY, AR (KAIT) - After working for several hours, crews have reopened on the Hwy. 18 bridge near Lake City.

Three of the bridge’s four lanes reopened to traffic just after 10:30 a.m.

According to ARDOT officials on the scene, a vehicle driving west on Hwy 18 Monday night lost control, ran off road into ditch and hit the main gas line for Lake City.

The Riverside School District announced just after 6 a.m. that school would be canceled.

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