AMES, Iowa – May 2, 2013 – The northbound lanes of Interstate 35 near Bevington are now open, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation.
Northbound I-35 at mile marker 58.5 in Warren County was previously closed on Monday, April 29, after impact from an oversize load caused severe damage to the bridge over I-35.
The Iowa DOT reminds motorists to drive with caution, obey posted speed limits and other signs in the work area, and be aware that traffic fines for moving violations are at least double in work zones. As in all work zones, drivers should stay alert, allow ample space between vehicles and wear seat belts.
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