Nottingham

Lenton garage fire: Abbey Road bridge to reopen to traffic

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Image caption Investigations are continuing into the cause of the fire on Hungerton Street

A bridge in Nottingham that was closed to traffic after a major fire is set to reopen, the city council has confirmed.

Commuters faced delays after Abbey Road bridge was closed on Sunday night following the fire at a car garage below the bridge.

Nottingham City Council said structural engineers had assessed it as structurally sound and it was hoped it would open before Tuesday's rush hour.

Investigations are continuing into the cause of the fire on Hungerton Street.

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