The Graterford Road Bridge was closed to drivers last Thursday after PennDOT officials discovered cracks and deterioration in the beams.
PennDOT says, there is no timetable when the bridge will reopen. PennDOT says, the bridge is no longer safe for drivers. 2,889 drivers use the bridge everyday, according to statistics. the bridge, built in 1957, connects Perkiomen and Skippack Townships. PennDOT says, drivers can use Route 29, Plank Road and Route 73.