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Man Honored For Being First Across Bay Bridge

When Albert Mills was the first person to drive across the William Preston Lane Jr. Memorial (Chesapeake Bay) Bridge, on July 30, 1952, he said he didn’t think anything of it at the time.

11/03/2013

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Cause Of Bay Bridge Blaze Remains Under Investigation

Traffic on the Bay Bridge is back to normal Monday evening after being shut down for several hours Sunday night after a construction fire. Officials say paint from a painting project underway caught fire.

09/30/2013

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Fire On Chesapeake Bay Bridge Creates Traffic Nightmare

A fire on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge creates a traffic nightmare for commuters.

09/29/2013

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Heavy Weekend Traffic Expected On Bay Bridge

The Maryland Transportation Authority says motorists can expect heavier than normal traffic this weekend on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge.

09/27/2013

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Officials Warn Of Heavy Bay Bridge Traffic For Sunfest

Transportation officials are warning commuters that more traffic than normal should be expected on the Bay Bridge because of Sunfest in Ocean City.

09/18/2013

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Anne Arundel Co. Police & MDTA Police Team Up To Make Bay Bridge Safer

Anne Arundel County police are teaming up with Maryland Transportation Authority police in order to make sure commercial vehicles are in compliance with the law as they head over the Bay Bridge.

09/17/2013

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Bay Bridge Crash Report: Truck Driver Was Distracted & Driving Too Fast

There is now a detailed sequence of the crash that sent a woman plunging into the Chesapeake Bay. Police in charge of investigating last month’s accident on the Bay Bridge have released a reconstruction report.

08/29/2013

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NTSB: Bay Bridge Tractor-Trailer Driver Was On First U.S. Trip Alone

A terrifying crash. A car plunges off the Bay Bridge after being rear-ended by a truck in July. Now, there are new questions about that truck driver’s qualifications as federal investigators release a revealing report.

08/19/2013

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Md. Officials Say Bay Bridge Safer Than Most Roads

Maryland transportation officials say the Chesapeake Bay Bridge is safe and has had fewer accidents than most state highways, despite a recent crash that sent a car into the water and a driver swimming to safety.

07/28/2013

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Terrifying Crash That Sent Woman Over Bay Bridge Prompts NTSB Safety Review

Federal investigators formally join the investigation into the safety of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge.

07/25/2013

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Watch Video: Bay Bridge Crash Survivor Awaits Help After Swimming To Safety

As if the story of her car plummeting over the edge of the Bay Bridge wasn’t dramatic enough, there’s new video of a Calvert County woman emerging from the waters of the Chesapeake Bay–seconds after the crash.

07/24/2013

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NTSB Answering Calls To Investigate Latest Bay Bridge Accident

The National Transportation Safety Board is stepping in to investigate the latest Bay Bridge accident. This, after several leaders demand answers about the bridge’s barriers.

07/24/2013

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