Road Closure

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Temporary Road Closure Due to Traffic Crash, Northbound N. Florida
Av. between E. Harrison St. and E. Scott St. 

On 12-13-17 at approximately 11:35pm, Tampa Police Department officers responded to a traffic crash that occurred at the intersection of N. Florida Av. and E. Fortune St.  A vehicle traveling northbound on N. Florida Av. struck an electrical pole resulting in downed powerlines and limited power outage.   N. Florida Av. between E. Harrison St. and E. Scott. St. is closed as TECO work to repair downed powerlines. Motorists should find alternative routes for their morning commute to avoid any traffic congestion caused by this road closure.   The road is expected to be closed until approximately 9:00am.

There were no reported injuries.  The cause of the accident is still under investigation. Further details will be released as they become available.

Lieutenant G. A. Neal
District Three


For more information contact:
Public Information Office
813 276-3252 after hours number
813 276-3255 office
813 276-3256 FAX
One Police Center
411 North Franklin Street
Tampa, Florida 33602
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