NEWS FLASH: Bridge reopening ends interstate freight nightmare

<p>The controversial Menangle Bridge will reopen this evening (Wednesday, April 23), ending four weeks of severe disruption to rail freight between Sydney and Melbourne.</p> <p>It is understood the NSW Government has agreed to reopen the bridge around 6 pm after the completion of repairs.</p> <p>Operator Pacific National said trains using the bridge will observe a 20 km&#47h speed limit and a maximum axle load of 23.</p> <br />