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Portion of I-75 (Alligator Alley) Closed

NAPLES — Interstate 75 (Alligator Alley) between State Road 29 Exit 80 and Golden Gate Parkway Exit 105 is closed due to the close proximity a wild fire. The Florida Highway Patrol will continue to monitor the situation and reopen the roadway when conditions permit.

Motorists are asked to drive with caution and to leave early for their destination, allowing ample time to safely travel through the prescribed detour routes mentioned below.

The Florida Highway Patrol would like to remind everyone that *FHP (*347) dialed from any cell phone should you need any roadside assistance.

*Eastbound I75 Traffic: Take Exit 105 (Golden Gate Parkway) to US 41(Tamiami Trail). Turn left onto eastbound US41. Take eastbound US 41 to SR 29. Turn left onto northbound SR 29. Take northbound SR 29 to I75. Turn right onto the eastbound I75 entrance ramp.

*Westbound I75 Traffic: Take Exit 80 (State Road 29) north for a northern travel destination. For a southern travel destination (Naples). Take SR 29 to US 41 (Tamiami Trail). Turn right onto US 41.