Chester Bridge Open Following Brief Saturday Closure

Chester Bridge Open Following Brief Saturday Closure

Perry Co. MO – The Chester Bridge is open after one of it’s support beams were hit on Saturday. According to a release from the Perry County Sheriff’s Office, the bridge was closed when a barge drifted against a support beam early Saturday morning. The bridge was inspected and reopened by noon on Saturday. The Chester Bridge connects Chester to Perry Co. MO via Route 51.