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FOLLOW-UP: Brooks Bridge now fully open after barge accident
OKALOOSA COUNTY -- A follow up to a story we first broke to you yesterday on Channel Three First at Four.
A barge carrying a crane hit the Brooks Bridge in Okaloosa County yesterday afternoon.
The crash cracked a water line and brought traffic to a stand still.
This morning all four lanes of the bridge are back open.
The video sent in by a viewer, shows just how badly the water lines-- that are attached to the bridge--were damaged.
Crews worked overnight to repair the bridge.
Just a recap of what's going on out at Brooks Bridge for you.
All four lanes are back up and running.
But the area is off limits to boaters until further notice while the Coast Guard examines the structure and surrounding area.