FHP: Depression in road closes part of Veterans Expressway

The Florida Highway Patrol

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) –   Crews continue to repair a 12’x4’x4′ depression that developed in the road, shutting down part of Veterans Expressway in Tampa on Sunday.

The Florida Highway Patrol closed northbound lanes of the Veterans Expressway near mile marker 12.  As of 6:30 pm on Saturday, troopers say the northbound outside lane of SR-589 is now open at Hutchinson, where traffic was being diverted.

No further details have been released.

This is a developing story. We will have updates on WFLA.com once more facts are available.



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