By: David M. Higgins II

UPDATE 4:20 p.m.- Wind restrictions lifted.

Newburg, MD- The Nice/Middleton Bridge has been placed under Phase 1 Wind Restrictions.

Phase 1 is described as

  • Wind Warnings(sustained wind speeds of30-39 mphfor a continuous period of 10 mins or more; or wind gusts persistently exceed 30 mph over a period of 15 mins) operators of house trailers, box trailers, motorcycles, vehicles with roof-mount racks containing cargo or any other vehicle that may be subject to high winds are advised to use caution while traveling across the bridge.

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...