Metro-East News

IDOT plans work along Illinois 143 in Wood River

The Illinois Department of Transportation plans to restrict Illinois 143 to one lane in each direction, 0.3 miles east of Illinois 3 in Wood River starting on Monday, the agency said.

Workers are scheduled to repair the existing bridge over a set of railroads. The work is expected to be completed by the end of October, IDOT said.

The department advised motorists to use caution through the work area.