MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – The Florida Highway Patrol has reopened the Sunshine Skyway Bridge, which was closed to all traffic for several hours on Wednesday due to high winds.
The bridge is located over I-275 in St. Petersburg.
Wind speeds were averaging 40 miles per hour when the bridge was closed, with gusts reaching 43 mph.
No further details were provided.
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