Kilgore College bridge closed and traffic detoured


Traffic at Kilgore College continues to be rerouted after the bridge last Saturday was the location of an accident.

BU 259 is expected to be closed for several days.  The pedestrian walkway is also closed to foot traffic until further notice. Motorist should use alternate routes to avoid delays.

Engineers are evaluating the bridge and options for opening the roadway to traffic.

Detours available: BU 259 northbound rerouted to FM 1249 – BU 259 southbound rerouted to Houston St., then SH 135

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