Bayonne Bridge closed for hours due to snowstorm

NEW YORK — The Bayonne Bridge closed in both directions for several hours Thursday because of a snowstorm.

The bridge’s official Twitter account announced the initial closure at 3:01 p.m.

The “weather-related maintenance activities” will take place “until further notice.”

The bridge’s New Jersey-bound side reopened by 6:38 p.m., but closed again by 6:47 p.m.

It was fully reopened by 8:34 p.m., but delays persisted.

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