Crews reopen Brookport Bridge after crash - WSIL-TV 3 Southern Illinois

Crews reopen Brookport Bridge after crash

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UPDATED 2:55 p.m. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2015

MCCRACKEN CO. -- The man that crashed on the Brookport Bridge has been charged with driving under the influence.

According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Office, 48-year-old Kelly Mayo lost control of his truck, hit both sides of the bridge, and flipped onto its passenger side.

Investigators say they discovered Mayo was under the influence.

He was transported to the hospital to treat injuries he received in the crash.

UPDATED 10:55 p.m. FRIDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2015

MCCRACKEN CO. -- Officials say the crash on the Brookport Bridge has been cleared and the bridge is now open to traffic.

ORIGINAL STORY

MCCRACKEN CO. -- The McCracken County Sheriff's Department says the Brookport Bridge is currently closed due to crash.

Authorities are working to clear the area after a single-vehicle, rollover crash. The bridge is closed to all traffic and drivers are being detoured.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area at this time.

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