Rain, accidents slow traffic on central Florida roads



It is slow going around central Florida because of rain and accidents Friday morning.

An accident on State Road 408 near Crystal Lake Drive has westbound traffic backed up for 5 miles Friday morning.

Channel 9 traffic reporter Racquel Asa said the accident has traffic backed up from Crystal Lake Drive to State Road 417.

In Altamonte Springs a vehicle struck and killed a bear on Interstate 4 at State Road 436, slowing traffic in the area.

An accident on I-4 westbound near the Conroy exit has one lane of the interstate blocked and traffic backed up to John Young Parkway.

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