Highway 36 bridge over Interstate 35 in Cameron struck by dump truck, right-hand lane closed

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The Highway 36 bridge over Interstate 35 in Cameron was struck on Monday by a dump truck.

After an initial inspection, the eastbound right-hand lane of the bridge has been closed and a 12-foot width restriction was put in place. These safety measures will remain in place until further notice.

A more extensive evaluation is being conducted by inspectors from the Missouri Department of Transportation to determine the extent of damage and any additional measures that will need to be taken.