Arkansas confirms bridge may have been damaged since 2019

By  and , Daily Memphian Updated: May 14, 2021 5:17 PM CT | Published: May 14, 2021 5:04 PM CT

Drone footage shows the Hernando DeSoto Bridge may have been damaged since 2019.


Hernando DeSoto Bridge 2021 bridge closing Jim Strickland Tennessee Department of Transportation

Bill Dries on demand

Never miss an article. Sign up to receive Bill Dries' stories as they’re published.

Enter your e-mail address

Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.

Ian Round

Ian Round

Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter. He came to Tennessee from Maryland where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Maryland in December 2019.