A safety inspection is expected to close the U.S. 60/62 bridge over the Mississippi River during daytime hours for portions of two weeks beginning Monday.

The bridge, which links Cairo, Illinois, with Mississippi County, Missouri, is scheduled for closure from 8 a.m. Monday through noon April 2, and from 8 a.m. April 6 through noon April 9.

The bridge will be open to all traffic between 5:30 p.m. and 7 a.m. each day, transportation officials said.

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