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Urban Thursday #6: “In the Crosshairs”

The sun rises over its namesake, the Sunshine Skyway Bridge.

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A B&W photo shows a freighter under the bridge on its way to Tampa.

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On May 9, 1980, a similar freighter hit the bridge and 35 people plunged to their death from the top span, including a Greyhound Bus.

“The Day the Skyway Fell”

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