The Mississippi River is on the rise as downpours in the Midwest cause flooding. The Memorial Bridge is closed for those traveling east on Highway 24 into Quincy, IL. Motorists will be redirected to the Bayview Bridge to cross the rising river.

U.S. Route 24 eastbound going over Memorial Bridge in West Quincy is closed due to rising water.

Traffic is being diverted head-to-head on Bayview Bridge. Please use caution when traveling through this area. Pay attention at all times.