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MONTE DRAPER | BEMIDJI PIONEER A semi-trailer hauling heavy machinery clipped and heavily damage two cement support beams Saturday on the 15th Street Bridge that spans U.S. Highway 2, closing the bridge until it can repaired, officials said.

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BEMIDJI - A bridge spanning U.S. Highway 2 remained closed Monday after a semi carrying heavy equipment struck several beams Saturday.


And as of early Monday afternoon, it was unclear when traffic would be allowed to cross the 15th Street bridge again.

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John Hageman
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