Malfunction causes traffic delays on West 79th Street Causeway bridge

first_imgNORTH BAY VILLAGE, FLA. (WSVN) – A malfunction on the West 79th Street bridge has caused major traffic delays in the cities of Miami and North Bay Village, Tuesday.North Bay Village Police confirmed that a malfunction closed the bridge before 3:45 p.m. 7SkyForce HD flew over the scene at around 4:15 p.m., when the bridge could still be seen stuck in the upward position.At around 4:30 p.m., the bridge was back in the down position. However, officials were alternating the flow of traffic, allowing both eastbound and westbound traffic to utilize the westbound lanes at certain points.However, as of 5:19 p.m., the bridge was open and traffic was flowing normally in both directions. Copyright 2019 Sunbeam Television Corp. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.last_img

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