Ben Sawyer Bridge stuck

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCIV) -- The Ben Sawyer Bridge is stick in the down position, according to officials at the Mount Pleasant Police Department.

Officers are currently redirecting traffic at Center Street and McCants Drive, officials said.

Residents who live in the Simmons Point and Marsh Harbor neighborhood will be let into their subdivisions, however.

Officials expect the electrical issue with the bridge will be fixed within the hour.