Upcoming road closure on Hwy. 198 in Marion County

MARION CO. (WDAM)- The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) would like to inform motorists of the following traffic alert in Marion County.

Beginning Wednesday, April 6 at 8 a.m., MDOT will close all lanes of Highway 198 (South High School Avenue) in Columbia, Miss. This closure will allow MDOT maintenance crews to replace the aging piles under the bridge that crosses Lylas Lake.

The closure will remain in effect until Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 5 p.m.  Alternate routes should be considered.

For the most up-to-date information in your area, please visit www.MSTraffic.com