Another bridge closes in Fargo as rising water levels continue in Red River

Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff
Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff

(Fargo, ND) -- Another bridge is being shut down thanks to rising water levels in the Red River.

The City of Fargo announced Thursday that the 1st Avenue North Bridge into Moorhead will be closed at 2nd Street North.

The closure is due to rising river levels causing safety concerns for drivers and patrons.

City officials tell WDAY Radio that the 1st Avenue North Bridge will remain closed until river levels recede below the roadway.