Fatal crash shut down southbound lanes of I-95 near Brevard County line, FHP says

Drivers asked to avoid area

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BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. – A fatal crash closed the southbound lanes of Interstate 95 near the Brevard County and Indian River County border Tuesday, troopers said.

FHP said I-95 south was shut down at mile marker 158, and traffic was being diverted onto State Road 514, or Malabar Road, to U.S. 1. Drivers could reenter the interstate at County Road 512.

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As of 4:06 p.m., all lanes along I-95 were reopened in Indian River County, FHP stated in a release.. Due to heavy traffic, drivers are asked to continue using caution in the area.

No other information is available at this time. Check back here for updates.


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