Great Bridge Bridge reopens in Chesapeake

Photo courtesy www.hamptonroadschamber.com
Photo courtesy www.hamptonroadschamber.com

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Police dispatchers say the Great Bridge Bridge in Chesapeake has reopened after being temporarily closed, due to a malfunction.

Dispatchers say the arms of the drawbridge were stuck open and an electrician was called to the scene.

While the repairs were being made, police re-routed traffic to the bypass or down Kempsville Road.

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