SAVANNAH, GA (July 9, 2014): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police have been partitioned off the westbound section of the East President Street drawbridge to allow for two-way traffic as repairs are made to the eastbound section.

The eastbound portion became locked in the upright position about 2:30 p.m. Repairs are underway.

Drivers are asked to slow down and use extreme caution and patience while crossing the bridge.