Emergency responders assisting with rescue on Ike Skelton Bridge in Lafayette County
Several area emergency responders are currently assisting with a recuse at a bridge in Lafayette County.
According to a post on the Lexington Fire and Rescue’s Facebook Page, the department, with assistance from the Missouri Highway Patrol, and Lafayette and Ray County Sheriff’ Departments, are currently working a high-angle rescue on the Ike Skelton Bridge on Route 13. Central Jackson County Fire also has send in a rescue team to assist.
The departments are advising residents to avoid the area.