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Mackinac Bridge temporarily closed after bomb threat

Michigan State Police investigating illegal climbing incident at Mackinac Bridge
Posted at 9:03 PM, Jul 18, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-18 21:03:53-04

MACKINAW CITY (WXYZ) — The Mackinac Bridge closed was closed for about 3 hours Sunday afternoon to all traffic because of a bomb threat, according to state police. The bridge reopened around 5 p.m. Sunday.

After not finding anything in an extensive search, authorities re-opened the Mackinac Bridge at around 5 p.m.

Additional details were not immediately available.