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The bridge linking Pulau Indah to the mainland may be closed for up to three days to enable repair work to be carried out following a fire which broke out at the bridge, near West Port, yesterday. Pix courtesy of Fire and Rescue Department
The bridge linking Pulau Indah to the mainland may be closed for up to three days to enable repair work to be carried out following a fire which broke out at the bridge, near West Port, yesterday. Pix courtesy of Fire and Rescue Department

SHAH ALAM: The bridge linking Pulau Indah to the mainland may be closed for up to three days.

This is to enable repair work to be carried out following a fire which broke out at the bridge, near West Port, yesterday.

Attempts by the authorities to contain the fire was finally completed at 10.30pm last night.

A Klang Municipal Council spokesperson said they might have to close the bridge for three days to carry out repair works.

Meanwhile, a spokesperson from the Selangor Fire and Rescue Department said the Public Works Department (PWD) is carrying out its investigation together with Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) team and other agencies.

"We are also working closely with them to establish the actual cause of the fire," he said.

Yesterday morning, a fire broke out at a bridge connecting Pulau Indah to the mainland. It was learnt that the fire stemmed from a TNB cable below the bridge.

The fire led to the closure of the bridge and traffic diversions, which caused a massive gridlock.

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