Gravel truck spill causes delays

Lanes reopen after crash delays northbound lanes of Florida's Turnpike

Headline Goes Here

DAVIE, Fla. - The Florida Highway Patrol says all lanes have reopened after a gravel truck rolled over in the northbound lanes of Florida's Turnpike before the Griffin Road exit, causing major delays.

Officials said the crash happened before 5 pm on Wednesday.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the driver lost control, hit a wall, and overturned. Officials said the man wasn't injured.

FHP said the man may have possibly had a blow out, causing him to lose control. Northbound traffic was being diverted at Hollywood Boulevard.

The area was cleaned up Wednesday evening, which took roughly an hour to do.

Copyright 2013 by All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.