Section of Melrose Drive in Columbus to close for bridge replacement

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A section of Melrose Drive between Clairmont Road and Dunbar Avenue will be closed to all traffic beginning June 4.

The closure will allow a contractor to replace an existing bridge over Lindsey Creek. A detour route will be provided along Rigdon Road, Macon Road, Boxwood Boulevard, and Clairmont Road.

The section of Melrose Drive is expected to be closed for five months.

Divers are encouraged to use caution when in the area.

For questions regarding the road closure, call 706-225-3959.

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