Road Work on Hold During Holiday Weekend

Published 07/02 2014 11:30AM

Updated 07/02 2014 11:05PM

(JEFFERSON CITY) Most road construction will be on hold in Missouri over the July Fourth weekend.

The Missouri Department of Transportation will stop all highway work at noon on Thursday, July 3.

Some lanes and bridges already closed will remain closed over the weekend.

Work on the projects will pick back up after morning rush on Monday, July 7.

Traffic crashes over the July Fourth holiday weekend killed 19 people and seriously injured 83 others in 2013.

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