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For Immediate Release: Friday, June 22, 2012; 8:30 p.m.

Traffic Alert: Closed to Traffic - All Thruway I-87 Northbound Traffic off at Exit 7 and Southbound at Exit 8
All Vehicles Must Exit Until Further Notice

The New York State Thruway has announced that I-87 is temporarily closed between Exit 7 and 8 due to an overhead bridge issue. All northbound traffic must get off the system at Exit 7 (Ardsley) and all southbound traffic must get off the system at Exit 8 (I-287 Westchester Expressway) until further notice.

The Authority is utilizing Highway Advisory Radio (HAR) and Variable Message Signs (VMS) to notify motorists of the closure.

The Authority appreciates motorists' patience during this time.

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