A1A closed for emergency repairs

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LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA, Fla. - The Florida Department of Transportation closed a portion of State Road A1A in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea for emergency repairs Friday.

The road was closed at Hibiscus Avenue.

Crews were repairing a large cavern found underneath the road.

The Broward Sheriff's Office is diverting traffic. The roadway is expected to reopen Friday afternoon.

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