Concern about asbestos prevents state crews from lowering Fremont Bridge flags

Asbestos from a May 14 warehouse fire may have leached into the archway when a plume of smoke from the fire engulfed the bridge.

Concerns about asbestos contamination from a recent warehouse fire will prevent flags atop Portland’s Fremont Bridge from being lowered to half-staff for the Memorial Day holiday.

Source: Oregon Local News – Concern about asbestos prevents state crews from lowering Fremont Bridge flags