Burlington Skyway bridge to be reopened Monday evening
Monday, August 4, 2014, 4:19 PM -
The repairs began after MTO engineers completed a second structural review Saturday night, according to spokesman Astrid Poei.
Additional repairs will be made over the next two months, adds Poei.
ALL TORONTO BOUND LANES CLOSED ON QEW AT BURLINGTON SKYWAY pic.twitter.com/YV6yvWlvEO— name can't be blank (@satansux) July 31, 2014
The vital transportation hub was abruptly shut down when a dump truck with an elevated lift-bed crashed into the scaffolding of the bridge, sending chunks of the structure crashing to the ground.
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With files from The Canadian Press
Sukhvinder Singh Ra, a 34 year-old man from Brampton, Ont., faces one count of impaired operation of a motor vehicle and one count of blood alcohol level exceeding 80 milligrams in relation to the incident.
Singh Ra is scheduled to appear in a Hamilton court on August 22nd.