Some border crossings beef up staffing for eclipse, warn travellers not to stop and snap pics

The Blue Water Bridge — linking Sarnia, Ont., and Port Huron, Mich., — is reminding travellers not to stop and take pics of the eclipse while on an international crossing.

"Strictly prohibited," said spokesperson Alexandre Gauthier with the Federal Bridge Corporation.

"This includes pausing to take photographs. Our 24/7 staff is always vigilant to ensure the safety and security of all travellers." 

The international crossing says it will be business as usual the day of the rare celestial event with respect to bridge operations...

This was excerpted from the 4 April 2024 edition of CBC News.