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Thu Jul 12, 2012, 01:16 PM

Detroit-Windsor tunnel shut after bomb threat

Source: Detroit News

Detroit— The Windsor Tunnel has been shut down temporarily following an anonymous bomb threat, according to police.

The tunnel was shut down before 1 p.m. blocking traffic from Detroit and Windsor, according to the Windsor Police Department. Drivers are urged to find alternate routes.

The anonymous bomb threat was not specific.

There was no immediate comment from a U.S. Customs and Border Protection spokesman.

As many as 29,000 vehicles travel through the tunnel every day, or 9 million a year. It is nearly one mile long.

Read more: http://www.detroitnews.com/article/20120712/METRO05/207120457/Detroit-Windsor-tunnel-shut-after-bomb-threat?odyssey=mod%7Cnewswell%7Ctext%7CFRONTPAGE%7Cp

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Response to maddezmom (Original post)

Thu Jul 12, 2012, 01:29 PM

1. "Hello, Boss? Yeah, I'm gonna be late for work today. There was a bomb threat in the tunnel." n/t

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Thu Jul 12, 2012, 01:33 PM

2. saw a pic of the backups

it's going to be one big mess.

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