The Pennsylvania Dept. of Transportation announced Friday afternoon that Pittsburgh’s fire-damaged Liberty Bridge will remain closed indefinitely as crews continue to repair 30 feet of a compression chord on a deck truss that was damaged in a Sept. 2 blaze. Earlier this week, PennDOT said that it hoped that the bridge that accommodates about 55,000 vehicles per day would be open by Monday.
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PennDOT said additional safety measures were identified and will require more time.