Commercial Way (US-19) remains closed in both directions at Pine Forest Drive in Spring Hill. This is the intersection/area where Chili’s and the Towne Square Mall are.
Traffic is backing up in both directions, drivers are encouraged to select alternate routes. The road will be closed until further notice.
Deputies are attempting to negotiate with an individual who is possibly armed and is considering self-harm. The roadway has been CLOSED in the interest of public safety