FHP: Fatal crash closes northbound I-75 near Venice

September 6, 2013 

The northbound lanes of Interstate 75 near Venice were closed for several hours after a fatal accident Friday afternoon, according to Florida Highway Patrol.

The northbound lanes were closed on the River Road overpass, according to the FHP website.

The crash, near Kennedy Drive, was reported at 1:19 p.m.

All lanes were reopened several hours later.

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