Bridge at Kilgore College demolished, police helping pedestrian crossing


One of Kilgore’s hallmarks structures is gone. Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) demolished the pedestrian bridge at Kilgore College.

The agency saying it is beyond repair, after a semi hit the bridge last weekend on April 27. Tearing it’s concrete and support wires.

The removal was announced Friday afternoon, and the tearing down began Sunday.

Traffic is being detoured until the bridge is completely removed, with Kilgore College police helping with pedestrian crossings.

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