Crash closes northbound lane on I-75 near Venice

Due to an earlier traffic crash, the northbound outside lanes of Interstate 75 at the 200 mile marker near Venice will be closed several hours for repairs, according to Florida Highway Patrol.

The Northbound I-75 inside lane will remain open. Traffic traveling North on I-75 can use the inside lane or can exit at mile marker 195 (Laurel Road), take westbound Laurel Road to northbound U.S. 41, northbound U.S. to eastbound State Road 681.Traffic may reenter northbound I-75 from State Road 681. All Southbound I75 lanes are open.