Building collapse at intersection of HWY13 and 116 HWY. Photo by Andrew Pratt

Caldwell County Route 13 now closed due to building collapse

POLO, Mo. – Caldwell County Route 13 is now closed in Polo after a building collapsed into the roadway last night. Local maintenance crews from Missouri Department of Transportation have closed the road between Route 116 and Stoutmore Street until further notice for the safety of motorists. During the closure, drivers will need to use an alternate route.

Remember that all work zones are NO PHONE zones. Buckle up. Phone down. Arrive Alive. Motorists are reminded to slow down and pay attention to all roadway signing and barricades.

For more information about this and MoDOT projects in your area, sign up online for work zone updates, visit and view the online Traveler Information Map, or call 888-ASK-MODOT (275-6636). In addition, MoDOT provides updated information via social media .

The Caldwell County News

101 South Davis
P.O. Box 218
Hamilton, MO 64644
Phone: 816-583-2116

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