PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — After the shooting in Dallas, which left several police officers dead, the Ben Franklin Bridge announced that it would light up in the color blue, to honor the fallen lives.
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The bridge will light up in blue again, this time to honor the lives of the officers lost in Baton Rouge.MORE NEWS: WATCH LIVE: Delaware Gov. John Carney, State Officials To Provide COVID-19 Update
The bridge will be in blue beginning on Monday night and will last through July 20.