FHP: Gandy Bridge cleared of power line - WFLA News Channel 8

FHP: Gandy Bridge cleared of power line

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TAMPA, FL (WFLA) -

The Florida Highway Patrol says the Gandy Bridge is open again after a downed power line closed the roadway.

According to FHP's website, the line fell down on the eastbound Tampa side of the bridge.  FHP spokesperson Steve Gaskins said the downed line was the result of a lightning strike.

TECO officials helped clear the scene, while FWC officials helped direct traffic.

Stay with wfla.com for the latest updates.

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