Southbound I-75 closed in Sarasota County

CREATED Jan. 27, 2014

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SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Highway Patrol says a portion of southbound Interstate 75 is closed due to pieces of concrete falling from an overpass.
The concrete fell from the overpass at University Parkway in Sarasota County on Monday morning.  FHP also closed University Parkway at east and west at I-75.
It was not clear how long the highway will remain closed. Motorists are being detoured to U.S. 41 and are able to re-enter I-75 at Fruitville Road (MM 210).
No further details were immediately available.

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