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FHP warns drivers about reduced visibility from large forest fire in Suwannee

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Posted at 8:57 PM, Mar 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-25 20:57:33-04

SUWANNEE, Fla. (WTXL) — Drivers are being warned that a 10-acre forest fire just west of US-41 at the Suwannee River in Hamilton County may reduce visibility and affect travel on State Road 93 (I-75) and US Highway 41 throughout the night and into the morning hours.

Motorists are urged to use caution when traveling in the area as visibility may deteriorate quickly especially during the night time and early morning hours.

Motorists are reminded to reduce their speed and utilize low beam headlights in order to adapt to changing weather conditions.