According to the website of the Ocean County Sheriff, the Mathis Bridge is closed until further notice. The Toms River Police Department posted on their Facebook page saying that the bridge will be undergoing repairs because it's currently stuck in the open position. Toms River Police is urging people to avoid that area and eastbound Route 37 as much as possible due to heavy delays.

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[Update ~ 6:10pm] According to the website of the Ocean County Sheriff, the Mathis Bridge is now open.

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