ELLENTON, FL According to Florida Highway Patrol a U.S. Postal Service tractor-trailer was struck by a tornado on the northbound Sunshine Skyway Bridge approach Sunday morning. Officials say the semi was northbound on I-275 at miler marker No. 7 just before 10 a.m. when a waterspout came ashore as a tornado. The semi’s trailer was twisted.
The driver was not injured, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Mail was being collected from the road, shoulder and water, according to witnesses.
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