WB US-35 closed for emergency repairs to bridge

(WDTN Photo/Darren King)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A planned closure of westbound US-35 will be in effect for about an hour Wednesday afternoon.to a ramp on U.S. 35

The closure is expected to wrap up around 5:00 p.m. Wednesday. It was made necessary after a semi carrying a large piece of equipment struck the bridge Tuesday night. The Ohio Department of Transportation is making emergency repairs to the bridge Wednesday afternoon.

The ramp from Smithville Road to US-35 west has been closed all Wednesday.

ODOT says the detour during the closure is to take US-35 west to Woodman Drive, to US-35 east to I-675 south I-75 north to US-35 west.

The map below shows the closure in red and the official detour route in orange.

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