Bridge closure on Robinson Road between Raymond Road, McDowell Road extension

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — The bridge in between Raymond Road and McDowell Road Extension on Robinson Road will be closed starting Wednesday at 5 p.m.

The bridge will be closed for nine months after February 16. Detour routes will be posted around the closed bridge structure.

The Mississippi Department of Transportation State aid found significant structural grade separation on the southeast corner of the bridge during a routine inspection.

The timber retaining wall has deteriorated. They said because of the deterioration, the closure is necessary until the bridge can be replaced.

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