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Whites Covered Bridge Damaged, Closed

WGN 22-34-01

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Keene Township, MI, January 11, 2010 - White's Bridge, Michigans's oldest covered bridge still carrying traffic, was damaged by a hit and run driver. The bridge is now closed until further notice.

Police have identified the driver.

The 116-foot White's Bridge was built in 1869 to cross the Flat River in a single span using the Brown Truss.

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[Our thanks to Tom Keating for finding this article - Ed.]

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