Jacques-Cartier Bridge closed for two hours as man climbs superstructure
Police closed the Jacques Cartier Bridge to traffic on Nov. 1, 2012 because a man had climbed into the structure. (CTV Montreal/Jason Clarke)
Published Wednesday, November 28, 2012 12:36PM EST
Last Updated Wednesday, November 28, 2012 1:26PM EST
MONTREAL—The Jacques-Cartier Bridge was closed to traffic at around 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday as a man climbed the superstructure above the St-Lawrence River. The bridge remained closed until around 1:30 p.m.
According to the Suerte du Quebec, a man climbed the section of the bridge between Montreal’s south shore and Ste-Helene Island. A number of police and fire vehicles were deployed to the bridge.
The police operation finished just after 1:15 p.m.
This story is developing.