Smoke, fog close I-95 in Brevard County

17-mile stretch reopens Thursday morning

Published On: Apr 18 2013 07:27:02 AM EDT   Updated On: Apr 18 2013 08:01:39 AM EDT
Breaking news alert

Interstate 95 in south Brevard County reopened Thursday morning after fog and smoke from a brush fire prompted officials to close the roadway.

I-95 was closed from Malabar and Fellsmere roads, a 17-mile stretch.

Motorists were urged to use U.S. 1 as an alternate route.

Watch Local 6 News and stay with for more on this story.