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U.S. 68 Lake Barkley Bridge at Canton back open after temporary closure

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TRIGG COUNTY, KY -

UPDATE: Repair work on the US 68/KY 80 Lake Barkley Bridge at Canton in Trigg County is completed.

The bridge was closed for about an hour Friday so steel plate could be placed over a repair to the bridge. All lanes are now open, according to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. 


The U.S. 68/Kentucky 80 Lake Barkley Bridge at Canton in Trigg County will be closed to all traffic between around 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. on Friday, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says. 

The bridge has been restricted to one lane for deck repair work, but will be temporarily closed to all traffic for about an hour Friday so a steel plate can be placed over a repair to the bridge. 

The bridge is at U.S. 68 mile point 8.596 in Trigg County. It is the eastern entrance to Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area. 

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