PANAMA CITY, Fla. | The Latest: Stretch of I-10 closed for debris removal
PANAMA CITY, Fla. — The Latest on Tropical Storm Michael (all times Eastern):
The Florida Highway Patrol has closed an 80-mile stretch of Interstate 10 to clear debris from Hurricane Michael.
In an email sent early Thursday, spokesman Eddie Elmore said the road was closed “due to extremely hazardous conditions.”
The agency is working with the Florida Department of Transportation to clear the interstate which is the major east-west route across northern Florida and the Panhandle.