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Crash closes Brent Spence Bridge overnight

Covington police shut down northbound Interstate 71/75 just before the Brent Spence Bridge due to a crash early Thursday. (FOX19 NOW/Adam Schrand) Covington police shut down northbound Interstate 71/75 just before the Brent Spence Bridge due to a crash early Thursday. (FOX19 NOW/Adam Schrand)
Traffic backed up on the bridge, which reopened after about an hour. (Provided by the Ohio Department of Transportation) Traffic backed up on the bridge, which reopened after about an hour. (Provided by the Ohio Department of Transportation)
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

A mother and three children were taken to hospitals with minor injuries from a three-vehicle crash that briefly shut down the Brent Spence Bridge on northbound Interstate 71/75 overnight, Cincinnati police said.

Traffic backed up well into Northern Kentucky as rescue crews responded to the accident just before 2 a.m. Thursday.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

It's not clear if anyone was cited.

The highway reopened by 2:45 a.m.

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