WB I-4 in Hillsborough reopens, police activity over

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Traffic is back to normal on Interstate-4 in Hillsborough County.

Earlier on Monday, police activity closed traffic in the westbound lanes at mile marker 2 near Interstate-275.

A Florida Highway Patrol spokesperson said the closure was due to police activity in the area.

Lakeland Police Department officers were working a felony case out of Polk County.

The officers followed a stolen vehicle on the interstate from Lakeland.

The closure caused a long backup.

No other details have been released.

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