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Routine bridge inspection to require lane closures on I-540

A routine inspection of the I-540 Arkansas River Bridge will require lane closures in Fort Smith and Van Buren.

According to Arkansas Department of  Transportation (ARDOT) officials, a routine inspection of the I-540 Arkansas River Bridge will require lane closures in Fort Smith and Van Buren. 

Outside lane closures will happen from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. starting tomorrow (May 17), weather permitting.

The northbound lanes will be closed tomorrow and Tuesday, then the southbound outside lanes are scheduled to be closed on Wednesday and Thursday.