EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (FROM WI DEPT. OF TRANSPORTATION-NORTHWEST REGION)- UPDATE: Due to sub zero temperatures today, work has been postponed to tentatively start tomorrow, Dec. 12. Road will be detoured on Thursday and Friday.
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) --An area bridge is about to close for repairs.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation says a bridge on State Highway 98 that goes over the Yellow River will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday. It's between Loyal and Spencer. The DOT says an inspection uncovered deficiencies in the bridge. It was built in 1935.
Drivers will have to follow a detour involving County Roads Y, H, and V during the closure. Highway 98 will be open at night.