Benjamin Harrison Bridge reopens following lift gate malfunction

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PRINCE GEORGE COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Benjamin Harrison Bridge has reopened following a lift gate malfunction Wednesday morning.

According to VDOT, all northbound and southbound lanes of Jordan Point and Roxbury roads closed at about 6 a.m. This caused major traffic backups in the area. 

Roughly an hour later, all lanes reopened, VDOT said. 

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