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State Road 250 Reopened At Patriot Slide Site

Posted On November 17, 2017

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(Patriot, Ind.) – INDOT has reopened State Road 250 near Patriot.

A contractor has been working since September to stabilize a 615-foot long slide area on the highway. The highway was reopened to traffic Thursday.

Geostabilization International used soil nails, 20- and 30-foot-long steel shafts drilled into the landslide at its edges, to secure the roadway. foot-long shafts will be used in the center section. Concrete has been used to overcoat the area.

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