Veterans Memorial Bridge testing begins Thursday


FALL RIVER, Mass. (WLNE)- Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced that they will be doing test openings of the drawbridge for the Veterans Memorial Bridge between Fall River and Somerset.

The tests will take place on both Thursday and Friday from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. There will be 12 tests that will last 10 to 14 minutes over the 10 hours each night.

Drivers should expect traffic delays while using caution and reduced speed. Signage, law enforcement details and messaging will be in place through the work area.


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