M6 set to close for 24 hours while bridge is demolished
The M6 is to close for 24 hours while a 250-foot bridge is demolished
The bridge in Staffordshire weighs the same as 60 double decker buses and will be dismantled in the space of just a few hours.
The bridge, north of Stafford, which is almost 250ft in length, will be dismantled and the entire 150-tonne centre section lifted clear and taken away in one piece on a 90ft long specialist transporter to a nearby compound.
Other sections of the Creswell Home Farm bridge will be taken away later.
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