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18-wheel truck overturns on northbound I-95 on-ramp to eastbound I-595

Driver taken to hospital with minor injuries

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – An 18-wheel truck overturned Tuesday afternoon where Interstate 95 meets Interstate 595, snarling traffic in the area.

The truck overturned on I-595 eastbound, blocking the I-95 northbound on-ramp.

Firefighters worked to free the driver, who was trapped in the cab of the truck. He was taken to Broward Health Medical Center with minor injuries.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the ramp was expected to be closed for several hours.

The cause of the crash wasn't immediately known.

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