Press Release

Gillibrand Statement On The Explosion On Rainbow Bridge In Niagara Falls

Nov 22, 2023

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, member of the Senate Armed Services Committee and Intelligence Committee, released the following statement regarding the explosion on the Rainbow Bridge in Niagara Falls and the ongoing situation:

“I just received a briefing from the FBI about the explosion at the Rainbow Bridge between the U.S. and Canada in Niagara Falls. The FBI and relevant U.S. and Canadian authorities are investigating this incident thoroughly and quickly. I will continue to monitor the situation closely and I urge the public to follow the guidance of the proper authorities. Finally, I want to express my gratitude for the actions of our brave first responders who responded to this situation.”