West Point Dam Roadway to be closed for Ft. Benning training

WEST POINT, GA (WTVM) - A parachute infantry regiment from Fort Benning will shut down a busy road in West Point today, Friday, May 4.

The West Point Dam Roadway will close so they can train for parachute water landings.

Soldiers will be stationed at the entrance of the road to direct drivers to take another route.

Residents also will not be able to access the area by boat.

The area will be closed all day and will reopen tomorrow.

Copyright 2018 WTVM. All rights reserved.