Salamonie River bridge on Ind.-124 closed 2 weeks

The bridge on Ind.-124 over the Salamonie River, located between CR 350W and CR 300W, will close for up to two weeks beginning today, Monday, June 19.

The closure is weather dependant.

The Indiana Department of Transportation has awarded a $1.1 million contract to Pioneer and Associates to conduct maintenance on the Salamonie River bridge as well as other bridges throughout its Fort Wayne District.

Access to homes and businesses will be maintained throughout the work, INDOT says.

The official detour will be Ind.-9 to Ind.-218 to I-69 to Ind.-5.