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Crash on Overseas Highway in Florida Keys causes heavy backups

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MARATHON, Fla. – Several people were seriously hurt after a three-car crash Saturday afternoon along the Overseas Highway in Marathon, authorities said.

The crash happened just after 1 p.m. near 70th Street.

Monroe County Sheriff's deputies closed several lanes of the highway to investigate the crash, causing delays of up to an hour. As of 5 p.m., all lanes of the Overseas Highway had reopened.