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Published February 22, 2011, 09:08 AM

Drayton-Robbin Bridge demolition set for this morning

Drayton, ND (WDAY TV) - The old Drayton Bridge will be detonated this morning.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

The main truss of the old Drayton-Robbin Bridge will be taken down at about 8:00 this morning with the help of some explosives.

During the demolition, North Dakota Highway 66 and Minnesota Highway 11 will be closed to traffic in the immediate area of the bridge.

People wanting to watch must stay at least 15-hundred feet away. There will be space from Highway 66 west of the bridge.