Hwy 63 Overpass Being Inspected After Semi Load Hits Bridge Causing Damage

Inspectors from the Arkansas Highway Department are on scene at the Hwy 67 overpass at Hwy 63. According to Sheriff Dotson, an oversized load struck the overpass causing damage to the overpass near Hoxie.

The Walnut Ridge Fire Department, Hoxie Fire Department, Walnut Ridge Police, Hoxie Police, Sheriff’s Deputies and Arkansas State Police were all on scene directing traffic to one lane while clean up and inspection to the site were performed.

The were no injuries in the incident but the overpass did sustain damage.