Bridge near Newport Closed Indefinitely After Crash

NEWPORT – WHTM is reporting… A bridge in Perry County is closed after PennDOT says it was damaged in a crash.  The bridge carrying Route 34 over the Little Buffalo Creek in Newport will be closed until further notice.

PennDOT is putting together a repair plan.  In the meantime, a 36-mile detour will be enacted.  Traffic will be detoured around the closure using Routes 22, 17, 74, and 274.  PennDOT hopes to begin repairs soon.

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