Highway 61 at Broadway Avenue will be Closed this Afternoon from 12-3 PM

Road Closed image: depositphotos.com
image: depositphotos.com

THUNDER BAY – An over height accident at the Broadway Intersection on Highway 61 will result in the roadway being closed this afternoon.

Thunder Bay Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is advising that Highway 61 north of the Broadway Avenue intersection will be closed to traffic from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm today, Tuesday, November 5, 2019.

Highway 61 will be closed at the Canadian National (CN) overpass bridge as OPP Technical Collision Investigators, Forensic Identification Services and CN Police investigate a collision that involved an over height vehicle colliding with the bridge on Monday, November 4, 2019.

The OPP request the motoring public to utilize the detour routes at this time.

Anyone with information or video footage regarding this incident is requested to call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, any information regarding this incident can also be reported to Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477 or submit a tip online athttp://www.p3tips.com/273