FHP warns of possible smoke on I-75, I-10 in North Florida

Published: Monday, January 14, 2013 at 11:57 a.m.
Last Modified: Monday, January 14, 2013 at 11:57 a.m.

The Florida Highway Patrol is alerting drivers in North Florida to possible smoke on certain highways from a 100-acre prescribed burn in Suwannee River State Park.

The smoke could affect visibility on State Road 10, Interstate 10 and Interstate 75, especially at night and early morning hours, according to the FHP news release.

Motorists in the area should drive with care, by reducing their speed, watching for advisory signs and using headlights on low beam in situations of reduced visibility. They also may wish to consider an alternate route if possible.

Smokey condition are expected to continue for the next several days.

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