Railroad Overpass to Close in DuQuoin

Starting today, officials with IDOT officials will close will close part of U.S. Highway 51 Monday in Du Quoin. The closed area is referred to as the Poplar Street overpass. It runs between Hickory Street and Division Street.  This area is expected to be closed about a month while IDOT crews repair to the railroad overpass bridge.  Drivers are encouraged to find alternate routes during the while the bridge is closed.

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