Published: Apr 23, 2013 4:00 PM EDT
Updated: Apr 23, 2013 5:14 PM EDT

SANIBEL, Fla.- Mercedes-Benz USA is filming a commercial using the entire causeway in both directions from approximately 1:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m. tonight.

The causeway will open for one hour momentarily and will re-close at 5:30 p.m. for additional filming.

The commercial is being filmed aerially by a helicopter and four deputies have been assigned to assist with traffic control on the bridge while this filming is done.

Traffic across the causeway is being impacted. 

Police Department personnel will remain in place until all traffic is cleared.