Parts of turnpike closed due to brush fire - FOX 35 News Orlando

Parts of turnpike closed due to brush fire

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UPDATE: Florida Highway Patrol has reported that the fire is now under control and almost out. Lake County Fire Department is putting out small parts that are still smoldering.

Lake County - Florida Highway Patrol is reporting that parts of the Florida turnpike are closed due to a brush fire on the east shoulder. Visibility has been reduced. 

The northbound turnpike is closed at milepost 272 (SR 50) Oakland and southbound is closed at Milepost 289 (US-27).

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