Tombigbee River Closed at Mile 14

Notice Number: 23-30

Notice is given to mariners that the Tombigbee River is closed at River Mile 14 until further notice.

CSX's railroad bridge (Mile-14 Bridge) is down and blocking the channel approximately 7-miles south of the I-65 bridge crossing. The extent of the damage to the bridge structure’s mechanical and electrical systems is unknown at this point. CSX has a bridge engineer and crew enroute to assess the damages and begin repairs.

For further information, please contact Chad Brumelow or Anthony Perkins at the BWT/Alabama-Coosa Project Management Office (CESAM-OP-BA) at (205) 752-3571.

Jacob E. Lambert
Acting Chief, Navigation Section
Operation Division, Mobile District