2 dead following Alligator Alley crash

November 27, 2019

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say two people are dead following a crash on a section of Florida highway known as Alligator Alley.

Florida Highway Patrol posted on Twitter that Interstate 75 traffic east of Naples was blocked in both directions Wednesday afternoon.

Troopers didn’t immediately say how many vehicles or people were involved in the crash. Some victims were airlifted from the scene.

Alligator Alley is one of the key roadways connecting the east and west coasts of Florida.