Wheeling Suspension Bridge Closed Indefinitely


Officials with the West Virginia Division of Highways have closed the Wheeling Suspension Bridge effective immediately.

According to officials, the closure is necessary for inspectors to access damage after a Greyhound Bus crossed the bridge. The bridge will be closed to all pedestrian and vehicular traffic.

During the closure, traffic will be maintained through the following alternate route: East on 10th Street; North on Market Street; I-70 Westbound via the Fort Henry Bridge; then take Exit 0 to Wheeling Island.

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