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Bridge collapse causes school to close in West Monroe

3 years 6 months 3 weeks ago November 03, 2013 Nov 3, 2013 Sunday, November 03 2013 November 03, 2013 4:40 PM in News
By: JC Price

WEST MONROE - The only pathway to Louisiana Delta Community College was blocked because of a bridge collapsing.

The bridge collapsed late Saturday from the weight of a huge machine used for construction. No one was injured in the collapse.

Police Jury Engineer Kevin Crosby says building a new bridge could take weeks.

School officials said school is closed Monday and Police Jury will consider creating a replacement route to get on campus.

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