Motorcycle crash blocks eastbound lanes of Colonial Boulevard; lanes open again

Posted at 9:39 AM, Jul 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-12 22:43:53-04

UPDATE (11AM) -- Fort Myers Police report that all lanes have reopened on Colonial Boulevard.

Still no details on the crash, other than it was between a motorcycle and a minivan, and the motorcyclist was injured.


FORT MYERS, Fla. -- A motorcycle crash with injury is causing backups along eastbound lanes of Colonial Boulevard.

The crash happened at the intersection of Colonial and Veronica Shoemaker Boulevard shortly before 9 a.m. Wednesday.

As of 9:30 a.m., all eastbound lanes of Colonial Boulevard were closed, and traffic was backed up to Evans Avenue, according to the Fox 4 Traffic page.

No word yet on the condition of the motorcyclist.