Newport Pell Bridge reopens to traffic after crash

The Newport (R.I.) Pell Bridge. (WPRI-TV)

NEWPORT, R.I. (WPRI) — The Newport Pell Bridge is reopened to traffic following a crash Monday afternoon.

Eastbound lanes of the bridge were temporarily closed as emergency crews responded to the scene at about 12:30 p.m., according to the Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority.

City officials have not yet released any details regarding the crash.

Westbound lanes were not affected.

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