Old Savanna-Sabula bridge set to be imploded this week

Savanna, Iowa -The old Savanna-Sabula Bridge is set to be imploded this week.

An Illinois Department of Transportation spokesperson said the old bridge will be demolished in the morning on March 9. It will happen between 10 a.m. and noon.

Right now, the new bridge is still closed, but it should be open by the end of May.