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Portion of US 41 reopens following crash in Fort Myers

A motorcyclist was injured in a crash Tuesday evening of U.S. 41, the Fort Myers Police Department said Tuesday evening.

The crash happened around 7:30 p.m. and shut down lanes on U.S. 41 between the intersections of Carrel Road and Hill Street, police said. All of the lanes reopened shortly after 10 p.m.

The car was traveling on the southbound lanes of U.S. 41 and turned left from the turn lane into a restaurant parking lot, police said. The driver did not see the motorcyclist traveling northbound on Cleveland Avenue.

The motorcyclist was taken to Lee Memorial Hospital with serious but nonlife-threatening injuries, police said. She was admitted in stable condition.

Charges are pending, police said.