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Gandy Bridge to St. Petersburg reopens after crash

A Florida Highway Patrol trooper was somehow involved in the crash.
Credit: Florida Department of Transportation

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Gandy Bridge to St. Petersburg was shut down to traffic for hours because of a crash Sunday afternoon.

The Florida Highway Patrol says the crash involved one of its troopers. It happened around 12:20 p.m., according to the Florida Department of Transportation.

Only westbound traffic was affected, not eastbound traffic toward Tampa.

The extent of any injuries is not yet known, however, more information is expected later.

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