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George Washington Bridge Closes for Investigation of Suspicious Package

NYTimes.com Friday, 23 August 2019
The episode caused traffic delays on a span connecting Upper Manhattan and New Jersey.
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News video: Investigation Continues Into Suspicious Device That Shut Down George Washington Bridge

Investigation Continues Into Suspicious Device That Shut Down George Washington Bridge 01:49

The George Washington Bridge was open to traffic Friday morning after police investigated a suspicious device late Thursday night; CBSN New York's Tony Aiello reports.

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