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N.H.-Maine bridge to remain closed 2 to 4 weeks

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. — Transportation officials said Tuesday that a bridge between New Hampshire and Maine that was hit by an oil tanker will remain closed to vehicle traffic for two to four weeks.

New Hampshire’s transportation commissioner, Chris Clement, said that four vertical trusses need to be fixed on the Sarah Mildred Long Bridge. He visited the bridge Tuesday morning along with Governor Maggie Hassan.

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