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.