Five weight restrictions added

The state Department of Transportation announced Wednesday morning four additional South Dakota highways will be under seasonal load restrictions. The limits take effect at 10 a.m. CT Thursday, March 15. They are:

SD 42, from US 281 east to the Davison County line, covering 5.9 miles;

SD 1804, from SD 44 to Platte Creek, covering eight miles;

SD 1806, from US 18 north to Whetstone, covering 10 miles;

SD 1806, from SD 44 to Lucas Corner, covering 5.9 miles; and

SD 251, from Nebraska state line to US 18, covering 15.8 miles.

All of those stretches will be limited to six tons per axle. The restrictions remain in effect until further notice.