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CLEVELAND -- The demolition and deconstruction of the old Interstate 90 Innerbelt bridge is an eye catcher for drivers on I-90 near downtown.

The weather may have slowed the process, but the dismantling of the old I-90 bridge over the Cuyahoga River is moving forward.

Crews have taken down a sizeable piece of the bridge in the Tremont neighborhood area, with saws cutting the road surface, concrete being crushed, and steel girders sliced up by cutting torches.

"The bridge is around a mile long, so there's a lot to remove," says Jocelynn Clemings, Ohio Department of Transportation District 12 spokesperson.

The road deck should be completely removed by summer, then the process might speed up.

"That's when you'll see the big boom," Clemings said.

Demolition experts will implode the steel skeleton of the bridge.

No details have been finalized, but stay tuned to WKYC for any updates.

To see renderings of the new George V. Voinovich Innerbelt Bridge corridor, go to the ODOT District 12 website.

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