Cleanup to close US-56 near Osage City
All lanes of US-56 highway from the K-31 junction in Osage County to the K-99 junction in Lyon County will be closed between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Thursday and Friday so crews can remove from a ditch an overturned semi-trailer that was hauling a wind turbine tower.
April 10, 2012
in The Capital-Journal
OSAGE CITY - All lanes of eastbound and westbound US-56 highway between K-31 and K-99 highways west of Osage City will be closed between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Thursday and Friday so crews can remove from a ditch a semi trailer and the wind turbine tower it was hauling, the Kansas Department of Transportation said Tuesday morning.
The highway will be closed between the K-31 junction just northwest of Osage City and K-99 intersection just northeast of Admire, spokeswoman Kimberly Qualls said.
The trailer and tower have a combined weight of about 240,000 pounds and... [continue via Web link]