Work is underway to lower Front St. as it passes beneath the Norfolk Southern Railway near Clinton St.
The bridge with a posted 11 foot, 11 inch height has been the scene of numerous accidents over the years as too-tall tractor trailers get wedged underneath.
The $3 million project is being funded by a federal grant.
Currently, the section of Front St. near the County Health Department is closed and a detour is in place.
The project is expected to be completed in November.
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