St. James Avenue Bridge northbound over CSX Rail line, Route 291 closed due to bridge deck issue

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According to MassDOT, the St. James Avenue Bridge northbound over the CSX Rail line and Route 291 has been closed due to an issue with the concrete bridge deck.

Drivers are being urged to avoid the area if possible.

St. James Avenue southbound remains open and detour routes have been put in place.

No word on how long the bridge will remain closed.

(Photo Courtesy City of Springfield) 

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