Brookport Bridge to reopen
The US 45 Ohio River Brookport Bridge will reopen today, Thursday, November 21st at noon. Sightseers are discouraged from traveling the bridge.
The curfew will still be in place tonight for the city of Brookport, 6-6:30 a.m.
The US 45 Ohio River "Brookport" Bridge remains partially closed indefinitely.
The bridge is expected to remain partially closed until further notice due to damage in Brookport from yesterday's tornado.
Motorist can still travel southbound from Brookport to Paducah, but not northbound from Paducah to Brookport.
BROOKPORT, Ill. - The US 45 Ohio River "Brookport" Bridge was closed earlier in the evening because of damage sustained during the severe storms.