Real-time traffic updates for the morning commute on Tuesday, Oct. 9

Accidents, construction and drive times

TAMPA - The Florida Department of Transportation says the eastbound left lane of the Courtney Campbell Causeway will be closed between the Pinellas County line and the big bridge until 3PM for lighting repairs. Stay alert to construction crews.

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TUESDAY AM RECAP:

8:54 -- CLEARWATER: Injury crash @ Belcher Rd & Drew St.

8:50 -- E TAMPA: Crash reported on the ramp to EB I-4 from MLK.

8:44 -- ST. PETERSBURG: EMS responding to crash reported on 54th Ave N near 66th St.

8:31 -- BRANDON - VALRICO: Slow traffic westbound from Mt Carmel Rd to Lithia-Pinecrest Rd. Crash with injuries at Kingsway.

8:29 -- 1/4-mile visibility in Plant City, Zephyrhills, Brooksville right now. Drive with care! #flwx

8:23 -- POLK CO: FHP reporting VERY LOW VISIBILITY on the Polk Pkwy near Winter Lake Rd.

8:19 -- DOWNTOWN TAMPA: Slow traffic westbound Selmon Crosstown Expressway, from Exit 9/22nd to Exit 7 near Channelside.

8:13 -- US-19: slow traffic southbound from north of Drew St to south of Belleair Rd in Clearwater/Largo area.

8:09 -- I-75 TAMPA: Northbound traffic congestion through the Brandon Area.

8:01 -- LARGO UPDATE: Accident on 11th Ave SW & Seminole Blvd involves a school bus but there are NO injuries reported.

7:58 -- COURTNEY CAMPBELL CAUSEWAY UPDATE: 1.5-mile backup EASTBOUND toward #Tampa due to people checking out the crash westbound!

7:54 -- LARGO: Accident with injuries reported at 11th Ave SW & Seminole Blvd.

7:49 -- FOG along I-4 corridor between McIntosh Rd & Lakeland. Drive with caution!

7:42 -- I-75 TAMPA: Road Ranger helping driver on shoulder, NB 75 approaching Fowler exit. Traffic is slowing down there.

7:28 -- HILLSBOROUGH CO - ODESSA: Crash on Gunn Hwy north of Van Dyke Rd @ Wayne Rd. Being worked by @HC_Sheriff.

7:20 -- I-4 TAMPA: Slow traffic westbound from MLK into downtown junction with I-275. Accident reported between 50th & 36th streets.

7:18 -- FOG UPDATE: 1/2-mile visibility reported in Zephyrhills and Brooksville. #flwx

7:14 -- PASCO CO - HOLIDAY: Accident with roadblock on Rock Royal Dr & Strauber Memorial Hwy. Residential area.

7:12 -- LAKELAND: Southbound Reynolds Rd blocked at Main St. FHP on scene.

7:10 -- COURTNEY CAMPBELL UPDATE: Accident westbound on top of the big bridge. Right lane blocked. Fire Dept just now rolling up on scene.

7:09 -- TARPON SPRINGS: Crash @ Keystone Rd & Richard Ervin Pkwy

6:56 -- LAKELAND: Crash with injuries on Memorial Blvd @ Chestnut Rd.

6:55 -- N TAMPA: Crash blocking turn lane on SB Florida at Bearss, but traffic can get by

6:44 -- N TAMPA: Crash with roadblock reported on SB Florida Ave & Bearss. Capt Al is heading there in Action Air 1.

6:40 -- TAMPA: Fire/rescue on scene of accident on Gandy Blvd near MacDill Ave.

6:35 -- TAMPA - WESTCHASE - TOWN N COUNTRY: Crash reported at Sheldon & Waters. No injuries.

6:32 -- I-275 TAMPA: Per Captain Al's aerial view, southbound traffic between Bearss & Busch Blvd is starting to get busy.

6:14 -- PASCO UPDATE: The obstruction on Suncoast Pkwy was a tire.

6:07 -- PASCO - LAND O' LAKES: "Obstruction" reported on SR-52 ramp at Suncoast Pkwy. Road Ranger will check it out.

5:59 -- DUNEDIN: Police, EMS on scene of accident on Main St near Keene Rd

5:36 -- PASCO CO - LAND O' LAKES: Crash reported at SR-52 & US-41. No roadblock per FHP.

4:56 -- TAMPA: Overnight roadwork blocking EB I-4 exit to US-301. Should wrap up within the hour.

4:55 -- HERNANDO CO - RIDGE MANOR: FHP on scene of accident with injuries on westbound Cortez Blvd at US-301. Right lane is blocked.

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