Deadly accident causes delays on I-75

Southbound lanes closed at Miami Gardens Drive

Published On: Dec 21 2012 09:51:31 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 22 2012 09:01:45 AM EST
NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -

A deadly accident caused major delays on I-75 southbound Friday night.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, a pedestrian was hit and killed while walking on the roadway after 7 p.m.

All southbound lanes of the expressway were closed at Miami Gardens Drive and traffic was being exited off at the Florida Turnpike.

The lanes were reopened by Saturday morning.