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Traffic is routed off of Interstate 495 near Wilmington, Del., Tuesday, June 3, 2014, after it was closed due to the discovery of four tilting support columns on a bridge over the Christina River. The closure created heavier-than-normal traffic conditions for motorists on Interstate 95, a major East Coast artery. The bridge normally carries about 90,000 vehicles a day. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Traffic is routed off of Interstate 495 near Wilmington, Del., Tuesday, June 3, 2014, after it was closed due to the discovery of four tilting support columns on a bridge over the Christina River. The closure created heavier-than-normal traffic conditions for motorists on Interstate 95, a major East Coast artery. The bridge normally carries about 90,000 vehicles a day. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

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