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Judge Seeber Bridge closes temporarily

DOTD makes emergency lane closure at Judge Seeber Bridge (FOX 8 File) DOTD makes emergency lane closure at Judge Seeber Bridge (FOX 8 File)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

State highway workers had to issue an emergency lane closure on the Judge Seeber/Claiborne Avenue bridge.

All lanes in both directions were closed at 1:15 p.m. 

The Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development (DOTD) says workers are on site repairing a safety barrier.

The work is expected to take a couple of hours.  The bridge could likely reopen by 3:30 p.m.

Alternate routes are the Florida Avenue bridge and the St. Claude Avenue bridge.

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