A mechanical problem closed the Swing Bridge in East Haddam starting Thursday afternoon.
Around 3:30 p.m., the town of East Haddam said the Swing Bridge, also known as Route 82, was closed to vehicular and marine traffic.
Friday, it reopened to vehicle traffic; however, it remains closed to marine traffic.
Officials said the reason for the closure was an issue with gears. Ice was not a factor.
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