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Ambassador Bridge Closes Due to Bomb Threat

Monday July 16th, 2012, 8:31pm


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Truck traffic backed up along Huron Line

Windsor Police have Huron Line closed at College Avenue

Windsor Police keep the intersection clear in front of Assumption High School

The Ambassador Bridge is closed due to a bomb threat. The threat was received by US officials just before 8pm this evening.

PHOTOS: See photos of the incident, click here

Windsor Police have both entrances to the bridge closed, and trucks are backing up down Huron Line. Commuters heading to Detroit are advised to take the tunnel.

This is the second bomb threat at a Windsor-Detroit border crossing in a week.

Police are inspecting the Bridge at this time.

Windsor Plaza, bare, as seen from a traffic cam

Traffic cam view of US-Side bridge plaza

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