Lane closure on I-55 next week

Routine inspection requires lane closure on Old Bridge in Crittenden County

From Danny Straessle Arkansas Highway & Transportation Dept.

CRITTENDEN COUNTY — A routine inspection of the I-55 Bridge over the Mississippi River between West Memphis and Memphis in Crittenden County will require lane closures next week, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) officials. Starting Tuesday, Dec. 1 and continuing through Friday, Dec. 4, work will require the outside northbound and southbound lanes on the bridge to be alternately closed as work progresses between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Traffic will be controlled using warning lights and cones. Drivers should exercise caution when approaching and traveling through all highway work zones. Additional travel information can be found at or You can also follow us on Twitter @AHTD.


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