SARASOTA, Fla. -- Traffic is moving again Monday evening hours after a truck drove off the Coon Key Bridge, and recovery work closed several lanes.
Truck drives off Sarasota bridge
The driver is safe and authorities continue to try to pull the truck out of the water. Crews are investigating to see if the bridge will be stable enough to hold two cranes to lift the truck out of the water.
Motorists should remain aware and drive carefully.
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ALERT: Look at box truck over side of Coon Key Bridge. Driver safe but truck in water. Traffic westbound is very slow moving. Please RT pic.twitter.com/i4leezjGsM— SarasotaPD (@sarasotapd) October 17, 2016