New York City police have shut down the Brooklyn Bridge while they investigate an abandoned vehicle, the Associated Press is reporting.
Police started clearing the bridge at about 6 p.m., and it’s closed to traffic in both directions. They called the vehicle “suspicious.”
The vehicle is a blue SUV in the Manhattan-bound lane, according to an NBC News reporter on Twitter.
A bomb squad is investigating the car, CBS reports. Click here for a live feed from CBS.
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This post will be updated as more information becomes available.
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