UPDATE: Traffic detoured after High Rise Bridge experiences mechanical issues

Posted at 8:42 PM, Jul 17, 2014

UPDATE: The bridge has now reopened to traffic. Traffic is now moving in both directions.

Traffic is now being detoured on the I-64 High Rise Bridge after experiencing mechanical issues from a lift.

Crews and police are on the scene now.

Eastbound traffic is being detoured to I-464 and westbound traffic is being detoured to Route 17.

We’ll continue to post more updates as we learn more.