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Jeff Zito

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Check out these videos as we remember May 9th 1980.  Freighter ‘Summit Venture’ rammed the bridge during a thunderstorm in Tampa Bay, causing 34 deaths.

Archived WTVT coverage: Sunshine Skyway Bridge tragedy

The Sunshine Skyway Bridge is an icon of the Tampa Bay area, but many new arrivals to Florida may be unaware of the tragedy that befell the span's predecesso...

Sunshine Skyway Bridge - The Story

Years to build, seconds to destroy. The event when the ship rams into the bridge in Sarasota, Florida.