Temporary Skagit bridge has first inspection Saturday

SKAGIT — Early Saturday morning, drivers on Interstate 5 may experience minor delays through Mount Vernon and Burlington while bridge inspection crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation give the temporary spans a checkup. During the closure, crews will walk the upper structure, testing bolt tightness, inspecting the new asphalt deck and looking…

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