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NB I-275 reopened after crane collapses onto roadway

Posted at 11:19 PM, Feb 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-07 04:43:56-05

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The NB lanes of I-275 at Roosevelt Blvd. are now reopened.

Thursday night, Florida Highway Patrol was assisting with a crane in the middle of NB I-275 at Roosevelt Blvd.

Officials said the crane fell across the interstate. The crane is a part of the Archer Western/ DeMoya Joint Venture Gateway project.

The crane was blocking all northbound lanes on I-275.

All traffic was being diverted onto Roosevelt Blvd. as construction crews worked to remove the crane.

No injuries were reported.