1 taken to hospital after crash on Florida's Turnpike

Crash occurs in southbound lanes near Northwest 57th Avenue


MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – One person was injured Wednesday in a crash that closed the southbound lanes of Florida's Turnpike in Miami-Dade County.

The crash occurred Wednesday morning near Northwest 57th Avenue.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said one patient was taken to a hospital by ambulance.

Sky 10 was above the crash scene as a mangled car was being moved onto the shoulder of the highway.

Both southbound lanes were briefly closed but have since reopened.

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