A newly constructed bridge in northern Ontario has heaved apart, indefinitely closing the Trans-Canada highway — the only road connecting Eastern and Western Canada. At least one town has declared a state of emergency.

Source: www.cbc.ca

One bridge going down isn’t noteworthy, but when that functionally separates Canada in two…that IS noteworthy.  A detour into the U.S. and around some Great Lakes is one heckuva detour.   


Tags: transportationCanada.