Division Of Highways Announces Bridge Closure In Fayette County

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – West Virginia Division of Highways (WVDOH) announces that Kanawha Falls Bridge, on CR 13, in Fayette County, will be closed until further notice according to Steven B. Cole, District Nine Engineer.

The bridge will be closed for WVDOH crews to complete inspection and to perform repairs.  The bridge will be closed beginning on Thursday, November 1, 2018, at 4:00 p.m.  Residents that use the Kanawha Falls Bridge are advised to plan their travel accordingly.

WVDOH expresses their apologies for the inconvenience this may cause the citizens and guests to the area.

Motorists are asked to observe all traffic control signs and devices and use caution while traveling through the work zone once it is reopened to traffic.  Delays are expected; therefore, motorists should allow additional time for their commute or seek alternate routes.

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