Stuck drawbridge blocks traffic in Grand Isle

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GRAND ISLE, Vt. (WCAX) VTrans officials say a malfunction at the Grand Isle drawbridge caused temporary backups on Route 2 Tuesday afternoon.

An alert was issued around 3:30 p.m. that the drawbridge was stuck in the open position, causing a back up in both directions. A short time later the problem was fixed and traffic was moving again.

There's no word on what caused the mechanical issue..