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Pinellas Bayway Bridge to close for detonations

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PINELLAS COUNTY, FL -

Pinellas Bayway Bridge will be closed Thursday morning starting at 9, officials told us.

The bridge will be blocked while engineers detonate explosives under water. They need to remove two drawbridge foundations from the old bridge.

All traffic on the eastbound lanes will be stopped until 4 p.m.

Officials said, people in the area might hear a loud boom when the explosives are detonated.

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