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5:50 a.m. update: Stillwater Lift Bridge back open

  • Blog Post by: Tim Harlow
  • October 18, 2013 - 5:49 AM

According to the Wisconsin State Patrol, all lanes of the Stillwater Lift Bridge are back open. MnDOT had said the bridge could be closed as long as 8:30 a.m.

That's good news for Wisconsin drivers heading into Minnesota. A semi carrying has overturned on the bridge around 4:30 a.m., which resulted in the closure.

The only other snag on the system at the moment is a stalled vehicle blocking the left lane on northbound Hwy. 169 at 77th Avenue, also known as Brooklyn Blvd. 

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