Testing on Eglin Range to cause state road closures

EGLIN AFB, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - The 96th Test Wing of Eglin Air Force Base will be conducting training on Wednesday requiring the closure of State Roads 85, 123 and 285.

According to Eglin officials, the roads should not be closed for more than approximately 90 minutes, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.

A back-up mission is scheduled to take place August 10th during the same time in the event the original testing is cancelled on the 9th.

You can find more information and updates on road closures at eglin.af.mil.