Repair work closes northbound Russell Street bridge lane

MISSOULA COUNTY

POSTED: 10:02 AM Apr 03 2013   UPDATED: 3:43 PM Apr 03 2013
road closed
MISSOULA, Mont. -

Repair work started on the Russell Street bridge in Missoula on Wednesday, prompting crews to close the northbound lane of the bridge. Transportation staff say the closure will allow crews to do bridge rail repair. The work started at 6:30 am.

Staff say the lane isn’t expected to re-open until 4:00 pm. Drivers going northbound are encouraged to find alternate roads, while southbound traffic isn’t affected.