CLEARWATER, Fla. (970 WFLA) – The Florida Department of Transportation says Gulf to Bay (SR 60) and U.S. 19 overpass is back open after crews had to remove four girders from it. It was reopened around midnight Thursday.

It was shut down Tuesday for an extended period of time after it was hit by a truck, according to FDOT.

Traffic wasn't allowed to use SR 60 until it is removed, FDOT said.

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