AVOID THE AREA: Bridge in Belton set to close for construction

Posted at 9:54 AM, Oct 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-26 10:54:59-04

Starting on Friday, the FM 817/ Charter Oaks Dr. Bridge over the Leon River in Belton is set to close to all through traffic.

According to TxDOT, the bridge is set to close to allow crews to sandblast, clean and resurface the bridge deck.

The bridge will remain closed over the weekend and re-open by 7 a.m. on Monday.

Motorists are encouraged to seek alternate routes, they should watch for construction personnel and equipment in the project area.

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