Accident leads to Benton County bridge closing

Posted: November 18, 2017 at 1:03 a.m.

CAVE SPRINGS -- The Grimsley Road bridge near Cave Springs will remain closed until further notice because of a construction site accident on the future U.S. 412 bypass, according to an Arkansas Department of Transportation news release.

The bridge, north of Carrie Smith Road, crosses over the highway construction site. The bridge will not open until inspectors have completed an examination of the structure for possible damage, according to the department. The release didn't give a timeline for the inspection.

NW News on 11/18/2017