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FORT MYERS | Flooding near Edison Bridge and First St.

Posted at 4:32 PM, Oct 12, 2023
and last updated 2023-10-12 18:04:05-04

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Flooding in the downtown Fort Myers area caused road closures Thursday afternoon.

Around 4:30 p.m., the Fort Myers Police Department said lanes of the Edison Bridge would be closed for several hours; however, as of 5:30 p.m., traffic appeared to be moving normally.

According to FMPD, the flooding impacted First Street, from Seaboard St. to Park Ave.

Fox 4 was on scene at the intersection of First St. and Park Ave.