Sunshine Skyway Bridge back open after powerful winds

The Sunshine Skyway Bridge has reopened following powerful winds and a strong line of storms rolling through Tampa Bay. The Florida Highway Patrol had said it would close the bridge connecting Pinellas and Manatee counties if sustained winds reached at least 40 miles per hour.
Published: 6:20 PM EDT April 19, 2019
Updated: 6:19 PM EDT April 19, 2019