Serious Accident Closes Highway 61

A police car rushes to the emergency call with lights turned on

THUNDER BAY – NEWS – The Thunder Bay detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police are reporting that Highway 61 has been closed in both directions from Chippewa Road to Broadway Avenue. There has been a motor vehicle accident on the Kaministiquia Bridge.

The road will be closed pending clearing the accident and accident investigation.

Police report there are serious injuries as a result of the accident.

There has also been an additional accident at the Thunder Bay Expressway and Arthur Street.