Massive dirt pile may have led to bridge closure, official says part of it on state land

  • by: RANDALL CHASE , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 4, 2014 - 7:30 PM

DOVER, Del. — A contractor dumped a mountain of dirt about two stories high and 100 yards long next to an interstate bridge over several years, so much that it may have moved the ground and caused the bridge to tilt, state officials said Wednesday.

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