The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) has announced the northbound lanes on the U.S. 231 bridge over Sugar Creek closed on Friday and reopen on Monday by 3 p.m. The contractor will be pouring the bridge deck approaches along with a new surface in the driving lane on the northbound bridge. Traffic will be detoured west onto U.S. 136 (Market Street) then north on Lafayette Avenue and back to U.S. 231 in Crawfordsville.

Schutt-Lookabill Co., Inc. was awarded the bridge deck overlay project on U.S. 231 for $1.4 million. The project is scheduled for completion on Aug. 31 of this year.

INDOT reminds motorists to follow the posted work zone speed limit, use caution and consider worker safety when traveling through a construction zone. For the latest news and information about INDOT, please visit or . For social media updates, follow us on Twitter and like us on