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Vehicle was stuck with wheel over Sunshine Skyway Bridge barrier wall

Crews blocked one lane of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge on Friday morning where a vehicle appeared to be stuck with one wheel over a barrier wall.

The outside northbound lane of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge was blocked for part of Friday morning while Florida Highway Patrol troopers investigated a crash.

The crash occurred around 9:17 a.m., according to FHP.

Troopers said a truck collided with a sedan before hitting the barrier wall. Minor injuries were reported.

Traffic cameras in the area showed the truck with one wheel stuck over the barrier wall of the bridge.

The lane has since reopened.

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Sara Nealeigh covers what’s happening in the cities of Bradenton and Palmetto, Florida for the Bradenton Herald. She previously covered breaking news for the Herald after moving to Florida from Ohio in 2016.
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