The incident was reported at about 8:47 p.m. Tuesday near the 5000 block of Ridge Avenue.
The West Valley Green Road Bridge, which links Whitemarsh and Springfield townships, was shut down in March after Penndot inspectors found structural problems.
County commissioner Leslie Richards says nearly 6,000 vehicles use the bridge each day. She says detour signs have been posted.
Philadelphia police say a 13-year-old boy and his father drowned while swimming in the Wissahickson Creek Friday afternoon.
The men were apparently fishing in the creek near Lincoln Drive and Forbidden Drive in Fairmount Park.
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Police say they found a body in the Wissahickon Creek Friday afternoon.
Hurricane Irene claimed the life of a 64-year-old woman from East Norriton Township Sunday morning, according to authorities.
The big problem in Philadelphia remains the potential for widespread flooding.