Sault Saint Marie International Bridge Celebrates 100 Millionth Crossing Milestone
Wed, 07 Mar 2018 06:04:29 EST
The Sault Saint Marie International Bridge marked a milestone recently as the 100 millionth traveler crossed the span between Michigan and Ontario.
The northbound crosser was Mr. Stephane Richard of Sault Saint Marie, Ontario. The southbound crosser was Mr. Donald Parish of Brimley, Michigan.
The International Bridge is the only vehicular crossing between Ontario and Michigan within a 300-mile distance. The bridge connects the sister cities of Sault Saint Marie, Ontario, and Sault Saint Marie, Michigan.
Thomas Buckingham Senior, chair of the Sault Saint. Marie Bridge Authority said, "Clearing the 100 million mark is a truly outstanding achievement for the IBA and a testament to how important this crossing is. I want to congratulate everyone involved."
PHOTO: Donald Parish getting a surprise as he crossed the International Bridge in Sault Saint Marie being recognized as the 100 millionth crossing.