I-75 signage on Payne’s Prairie still months away

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Many Gator football fans will be passing through Paynes Prairie this weekend while making their way to Gainesville for the first game of the season. That section of I-75 is the same area where several people lost their lives in a series of crashes in late January because of dense smoke from a nearby wildfire. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Alexys Martinez reports on what’s being done to prevent a repeat of this tragedy.

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About Alexys Martinez

Alexys is a reporter for WUFT News and can be contacted by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing news@wuft.org.

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