TRAFFIC ALERT: Alligator Alley re-opens after hours - WFLA News Channel 8

TRAFFIC ALERT: Alligator Alley re-opens after hours

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BROWARD COUNTY, FL (WFLA) -

The Alligator Alley is open for traffic Tuesday morning after being closed for hours.

Florida Highway Patrol closed Interstate 75 from mile marker 101 near County Road 591 to US Route 27.

The Alligator Alley closure affected motorists in Collier and Broward counties.

Troopers told us they had to shut it down because of reduced visibility on the road. They also blocked State Road 29 from Oil Well Road to US Route 41 (Tamiami Trail). It is now open as well.

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