PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The Ben Franklin Bridge will be closed in both directions on Sunday for a charity event. The 32nd annual Ben to the Shore charity bicycle event begins at 7 a.m.
The bridge will be closed to vehicular traffic from 6:30 to 8:30 a.m.READ MORE: 10-Year-Old Boy Recovering After Grazed By Bullet In North Philadelphia: Police
⚠️ Sunday, July 28, the Ben Franklin Bridge will be closed in both directions to all vehicular traffic from 6:30 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. for the annual Ben to the Shore charity bicycle event. PATCO service and the pedestrian walkway will not be affected. 🌉 pic.twitter.com/idAfUzvR7O
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PATCO service and the pedestrian walkway will not be affected.MORE NEWS: Man Dies After Being Shot Four Times In West Oak Lane, Philadelphia Police Say
The event raises money for the families of fallen and injured first responders.