The move lets fuel that's backed up in Texas and elsewhere be more quickly transported by trucks while pipeline remains offline. Colonial has not said when its pipelines will be back online.
"Fuel problems could be exasperated...." - well, they certainly ain't happy, that's fer sure. ;-)
This got a whole lot more interesting with the shortage of hazmat drivers...https://kstp.com/business/experts-shortage-of-tanker-drivers-could-lead-to-shortage-of-fuel/6091263/