Bridge reopens after suspicious package reported

Clay Wade Bailey Bridge shut down because of suspicious package
Clay Wade Bailey Bridge shut down because of suspicious package

COVINGTON, KY (FOX19) - A suspicious bag shut down the Clay Wade Bailey Bridge in both directions for about an hour and a half on Wednesday.

A backpack was found just after 11 a.m. near the middle of the bridge. Crews determined the bag to be non-hazardous at about 12:30 p.m. and reopened the bridge soon after.

No one was injured.

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