FHP issues smoke warning for I-10 in Suwannee Co.

Published: Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 8:28 a.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 8:28 a.m.

The Florida Highway Patrol is monitoring the areas of 47th Drive near mile marker Interstate 10 mile marker 291 in Suwannee County for smoke/fog visibility issues due to a 25 acre control burn by the Florida Forest Service, FHP stated in a press release.The fire is out with a possible few hot spots remaining. Motorists are urged to use caution when traveling in the area. Visibility may deteriorate quickly due to smoke/fog type conditions especially during the night time and early morning hours. Motorists should reduce their speed and utilize low beam headlights in order to adapt to changing weather conditions.

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