Coon Rapids Bridge Reopens after Semi Truck Top Sheared Off

Coon Rapids Bridge Reopens after Semi Truck Top Sheared Off Photo: Coon Rapids Police Department

July 20, 2018 10:48 AM

Authorities say a bridge in Coon Rapids is safe and reopened after a semi truck failed to clear the bridge.

According to the Coon Rapids Police Department, Coon Rapids Boulevard Extension at the single-track railroad bridge was temporarily closed as a result of the incident and for the inspection.


No one was hurt as a result of the incident, according to police.

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*Editor's Note: A previous version of this copy indicated the incident occurred along Coon Rapids Boulevard. It has since been corrected to Coon Rapids Boulevard Extension.


Rebecca Omastiak

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