By CBS3 Staff

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.

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PATCO service and the pedestrian walkway will not be affected.

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The event raises money for the families of fallen and injured first responders.