Concrete Falls From Top Deck of Rt 495 Bridge in Lawrence


The under side of the Route 495 bridge in Lawrence where concrete fell into the lower deck. PHOTO: (c) Copyright, 2015 The Valley Patriot

LAWRENCE – Concrete fell from the upper deck of the Rt 495 (S) bridge over the Merrimack River down onto the lower deck of the bridge closing the bridge off to traffic Tuesday afternoon.

Police closed off the bridge and rerouted traffic causing backups for miles in each direction.


Tom Duggan

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Tom Duggan is president and publisher of The Valley Patriot Newspaper in North Andover, Massachusetts. He is an author, host of the Paying Attention TV/Radio Program, lectures on media bias and police issues, is a former Lawrence School Committeeman, former political director for Mass. Citizens Alliance, and a 1990 Police Survivor. You can email your comments to

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