Possible explosives shut Ambassador Bridge

Windsor Police on Monday shut down traffic on the Ambassador Bridge for possible explosives located in the area.

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In a tweet, Windsor Police said the area has been evacuated and the busy crossing linking Windsor, Ont. to Detroit, Michigan has been closed to traffic in both directions.

Traffic is being rerouted to adjacent ports of entry of Windsor Detroit Tunnel and Blue Water Bridge.

The explosive disposal unit is attending the scene, police said.