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Winds bring down overhead sign on Davis Islands bridge

Road crews survey the damage Tuesday morning after overnight storms knocked signs down on the Davis Islands bridge, causing traffic snarls through the morning rush hour and beyond.

SKIP O’ROURKE | Times

Road crews survey the damage Tuesday morning after overnight storms knocked signs down on the Davis Islands bridge, causing traffic snarls through the morning rush hour and beyond.

TAMPA — High winds Monday night knocked down an overhead sign on the Davis Islands bridge, restricting access while it's fixed.

The access bridge to the island was temporarily limited to one lane while the Department of Transportation was removing the metal sign, police said.

Winds bring down overhead sign on Davis Islands bridge 08/20/12 [Last modified: Tuesday, August 21, 2012 10:35am]
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