According to Madisonville officials, drivers need to watch out for temporary road closures on South Drive and Cottonwood Loop starting on Monday. City officials also say to look out for a temporary closure on Vaughn Street and Anne Drive beginning Tuesday.
According to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, crews are replacing the steel stiffener angles and the bottom cover plate on the bridge. Officials say these particular parts can bend when oversized vehicles hit the bridge.
The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office says a woman disregarded a stop sign and drove into the path of a work truck hauling a Bobcat tractor. Deputies say she had three children in the car at the time - a 14-year-old and two 11-year-olds.