Morehead City railroad bridge to remain closed to maritime traffic

WILMINGTON, N.C. — The 110 railroad bascule bridge spanning the Intracoastal Waterway in Morehead City, N.C., will be closed beginning at 8 p.m. Friday until further notice. Vessels seeking safe refuge should plan to transit Gallants Channel under the Grayden Paul Bridge, which will open upon request from 8 p.m. Friday until wind speeds reach 39 mph. In the event of an emergency, vessels...