CERES (CBS13) — A fire forced the closure of the Mitchell Road Bridge in Ceres Monday afternoon.
Officials said the bridge is closed in both directions after a fire extended into the structure of the bridge.READ MORE: Child Tax Credit: When Will Parents Get Their First Monthly Check?
The closure is affecting traffic in both directions. Drivers can take Highway 99 to the west and Santa Fe Avenue to the east.READ MORE: Suspect In November 2020 Sacramento County Apartment Shooting That Left 2 Dead Arrested In Las Vegas
It’s unclear when the bridge will reopen.
Multiple agencies responded to the area to help get the fire under control.MORE NEWS: Chase Ends In Deputy-Involved Shooting Near Modesto, 2 People Taken To Hospital
This is a developing story.