MEMPHIS, TN - The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) reports that the I-55 bridge over the Mississippi River has been reopened after being shutdown following a barge strike.
The accident happened around 9 a.m. this morning.
Crews with the Mississippi Department of Transportation quickly inspected the bridge for structural damage and reopened it around 10:45.
WMC-TV in Memphis reports there was no damage to the barge and no injuries were reported.
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