74
      Wednesday
      87 / 67
      Thursday
      86 / 66
      Friday
      87 / 66

      High wind causes partial shutdown of Mackinac Bridge

      High wind is causes a partial shutdown of the Mackinac Bridge Monday morning.

      High winds caused a partial shutdown of the Mackinac Bridge Monday morning.

      High profile vehicles such as semi-trucks and campers were not allowed to cross the bridge until around 10:20 a.m and were being escorted at 20 miles per hour.

      The Bridge Authority now says it is in "escort mode."

      Passenger cars are able to cross.

      The Mackinac Bridge Authority website and phone lines are also down due to the storm.