Ashley River bridge reopened to traffic after being stuck in open position

Source: Live 5
Source: Live 5

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The Ashley River bridge has been reopened to traffic after it became stuck in the open position Sunday afternoon, according to police.

Early Sunday afternoon the mechanical and electrical systems on the Ashley River Bridge malfunctioned, according to James Law with SCDOT.

SCDOT staff and contractor workers reviewed the malfunction to make the necessary repairs.

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