Northbound South Grand Island Bridge Closed Sunday Morning

Filming of "A Quiet Place II" will take place

Tom Puckett
August 19, 2019 - 11:33 am

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Grand Island, NY (WBEN) From Akron to Grand Island, filming of "A Quiet Place II" continues in Western New York. It will affect Grand Island bridge traffic Sunday.

The New York State Thruway Authority today announced the northbound South Grand Island Bridge will be closed to all traffic Sunday, Aug. 25 from midnight until 1 p.m. All traffic traveling northbound on the Niagara Thruway (I-190) entering Grand Island will be diverted to a single lane on the southbound South Grand Island Bridge during the scheduled closure.

Additionally, the exit 17 entrance ramp from River Road to I-190 north will also be closed. Traffic on River Road desiring to go north on I-190 will need to enter I-190 north from Grand Island Boulevard.

During the same period, New York State Police will be performing periodic traffic slowdowns and stoppages for southbound and northbound traffic.

Motorists traveling through Grand Island in both directions are advised to expect severe delays, especially after 9 a.m. and are encouraged to avoid the area or seek alternate routes, if possible.

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