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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