MoDOT Checks 370 Bridge After Barge Breaks Loose

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MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO. (KTVI) - Bommarito Automotive SkyFOX flew over the 370 Discovery Bridge Saturday, where a barge with a crane struck a railroad bridge, near the370 bridge after breaking loose in the heavy current of  the Missouri River.  The barge and the crane are wedged against a railroad bridge adjacent to 370.

MoDOT engineers checked 370 again Sunday morning to make sure the bridge is safe.  MoDOT will close the right lane on the 370 bridge after rush hour Monday at 9:00 am, to allow crews to continue to untangle the crane.