Second Street Bridge Reopened At Portsmouth
Chillicothe (Friday, April 20, 2018) — The Second Street Bridge and state Route 73 North at Portsmouth in Scioto County have been reopened today, April 20, following closure this week due to flooding.
However, S.R. 73 remains closed at the U.S. 52/S.R. 852 underpass, and S.R. 239 is closed between U.S. 52 and S.R. 73 at West Portsmouth. These closures are in effect until further notice.
Motorists are reminded that crossing any closed route is strictly prohibited, and they should avoid traveling on roadways which remain open but where standing water may be present.