Transportation
11:05 am
Sat April 26, 2014

Detroit-Windsor Tunnel shutting down Sunday for drills

DETROIT (AP) - The tunnel linking Detroit and Canada will close on Sunday so police can hold drills.

   According to MLive.com, the Detroit-Windsor tunnel will be shut down for three hours in the morning.

US/Canadian border in the Detroit/Windsor tunnel
Credit Fritzmb Flickr

   The Detroit Department of Homeland Security calls it an "annual tunnel exercise."

   Thousands of vehicles cross between Detroit and Windsor via the tunnel each day.

   The next two nearest Canadian border crossings are the Ambassador Bridge in Detroit and the Blue Water Bridge in Port Huron.