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TDOT to Demolish Bridge over Red River in Clarksville

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 | 02:37am
Nashville, Tenn. – Tennessee Department of Transportation crews will demolish part of the existing bridge over the Red River on Wilma Rudolph Boulevard (U.S. 79/State Route 13) in Clarksville on Wednesday, January 19, 2011.
Explosives will be detonated at 8:00 p.m. in order to bring down the concrete columns on the southbound bridge. Traffic on Wilma Rudolph Boulevard will be stopped for approximately five minutes as the blast takes place.  
What:             Red River Bridge Demolition
When:            Wednesday, January 19, 2011
                        8:00 p.m.
Where:           Wilma Rudolph Boulevard
                        Clarksville, TN         
  • Interested media should stage in the southbound lanes of Wilma Rudolph Boulevard, approximately 100 yards from the bridge.

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