Lane Closures Scheduled on I-30 near Malvern for Bridge Inspection

HOT SPRING COUNTY | July 5, 2024

Bridge inspection crews will alternate closures in the eastbound and westbound direction of the outside lane and shoulder on the Interstate 30 bridge over the Ouachita River between Exits 97 and 98 near Malvern.  These closures will occur from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, July 8, and Tuesday, July 9.

Weather permitting, crews will perform a routine bridge inspection. At least one lane will remain open at all times in each direction as work is being conducted.

Traffic will be controlled with the use of cones and signage.

Drivers are urged to use caution while traveling in the area.

Additional travel information can be found at or


Media Contact: Ellen Coulter

NR 24-211

July 5, 2024