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Westbound Carquinez Bridge Reopens After Being Shut Down For Police Activity

VALLEJO (CBS SF/BCN) -- The California Highway Patrol reopened the westbound lanes of Interstate Highway 80 at the Carquinez Bridge in Vallejo early Tuesday, more than seven hours after the lanes were closed due to police activity.

The CHP closed the westbound lanes shortly before 6 p.m. Monday and reopened them at 1:27 a.m. Tuesday.

Drivers were using Interstate 780 eastbound to 680 southbound, to westbound Highway 4 to get back on Interstate 80.

CHP first issued a severe traffic alert due to the police activity around 7 p.m.

No further information was immediately available about the incident.

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