US-69/75 reopens in Colbert after semi trailer hits bridge

COLBERT, Okla. (KXII) - Southbound US Highway 69/75 closed for over an hour Friday afternoon after a semi trailer struck a bridge near the Red River.

The accident happened at exit 1 sometime around 1 p.m. Friday.

Police reported another accident in the southbound lanes of US-69/75 at exit 4 about 45 minutes later.

No injuries were reported, and police tell us they driver received three citations and the company is being charged for damage to the bridge.