Boat traffic blocked after cable snaps on Stillwater Lift Bridge - KMSP-TV

Boat traffic blocked after cable snaps on Stillwater Lift Bridge

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STILLWATER, Minn. (KMSP) -

The Minnesota Department of Transportation confirms that the Stillwater Lift Bridge is out of commission for boaters after a cable snapped on Sunday night.

According to Kent Barnard, the bridge was going to its down position when the cable broke at 8 p.m.

The bridge remains open to vehicle traffic.

Barnard told FOX 9 News he does not expect the bridge will be able to go back up before noon on Monday.

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