UPDATE: Lane back open after truck hauling machinery strikes US 31 overpass at US 72

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ATHENS, Ala. - The inside lane of Highway 31 southbound at Highway 72 is back open following an accident Thursday night.

The City of Athens said a flat bed truck hauling a track hoe struck the side of the overpass Thursday night.  Concrete broke away from the overpass and state inspectors have checked the damage and cleared the lane for use.


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