No Injuries From Bridge Construction Accident

A large concrete beam fell at the new Biloxi Bay Bridge construction site Tuesday morning. No injuries were reported.

The accident happened shortly before 9am. According to M-DOT, the beam was in the process of being lifted into place when it fell into the water.

The contractor says the accident has not delayed any work on the bridge. Two spans are still set to open November 1st.

Officials are on the scene investigating.