CAPE CORAL, Fla.– The city of Cape Coral is bracing for a gas shortage as many people begin to panic buy gasoline.
This stems from fear of a fuel shortage in some parts of the country which could increase the demand in Southwest Florida communities as well.
The Colonial Gas Pipeline was hacked and shut down. Additionally, there is a shortage of certified tanker drivers in the country which could cause a delay in gas being transported.
The city of Cape Coral is preparing for the worst and filling up its tankers to store emergency fuel.
“It’s a big operation and fuel...