Highway alert

Abbotsford-Mission bridge re-opens after lengthy closure

Vehicle incident blocked bridge for several hours Saturday

The Abbotsford-Mission bridge has re-opened after a vehicle incident early Saturday morning.

The bridge was first closed at 6:25 a.m. and remained blocked to traffic in both directions through much of the morning.

Motorists were urged to take a different route. The closest crossings are the Golden Ears Bridge, to the west, and the Agassiz-Rosedale bridge, to the east.

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