DELAWARE RIVER (WPVI) —

The Burlington County Bridge Commission shutdown the Tacony-Palmyra Bridge to vehicular traffic just before midnight.
The agency says a ship struck the fender system of the bridge.

The fender system protects the piers of the bridge.
Engineers are onsite and assessing any potential damage to the bridge.
The Tacony-Palmyra will remain closed until further notice.

Check back for updates on this story throughout the night.
Action News will bring you the latest on this situation on-air at 4:30 a.m.

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