CAMBRIDGE (CBS) – The Massachusetts Avenue bridge was temporarily shut down Thursday because of a fire at a homeless encampment on nearby Storrow Drive.
Video from a driver in the area showed black smoke billowing above the bridge along the Charles River.READ MORE: 86-Year-Old Woman Hit, Killed By Car On Malden Sidewalk
No one was injured. The bridge was closed to traffic for over an hour.MORE NEWS: Parents Devastated By Crash That Killed 17-Year-Old Natick Boy
State Police were concerned the heat from the fire could have compromised some of the concrete on the bridge and they wanted it inspected.