MOORE HAVEN, FL. -- There is a wildfire in the vicinity of US-27 and Herbert Hoover Dyke several miles north of Moore Haven, Fl. US-27 is being closed between SR-29 and SR-78 as of approximately 4:30 pm. Sunday April 26.
· Motorist traveling south on US 27 can travel on south on SR 29 to eastbound SR 78 or SR 80
· Motorist traveling north on US 27 can travel west on SR 78 to northbound SR 29
It is anticipated the road closure may last 3 to 4 hours, however that is subject to change. Roadway reopening updates will be provided once additional information is learned.
UPDATE: All lanes of US 27 have been reopened as of 6:50 pm on April 26.