Walton County government is advising that the bridge on Old Highway 138 over Big Flat Creek between Nunnally Farm Road and Highway 138 is closed until further notice, beginning immediately.
“We greatly apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, please know that citizens’ safety is our main concern,” said Walton County public information officer Diane Baggett. “The substructures of the bridge had experienced deterioration, and the top deck surface had begun to erode. Stormwater Department personnel discovered the problem during a routine maintenance inspection.”
Updates will be provide as more information becomes available.