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Fatal crash involving motorcyclist on I-95 causes traffic nightmare in Miami-Dade

A deadly crash on I-95 in Miami-Dade County has caused a traffic mess for the rush-hour crowd.

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – A deadly crash Wednesday night on Interstate 95 in Miami-Dade County caused a traffic mess for the rush-hour crowd.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the crash involved a gray SUV and a motorcycle.

The motorcyclist was rushed to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center, where he was pronounced dead as a result of injuries sustained in the accident, troopers said.

The highway’s southbound lanes were shut down sometime after 6 p.m. at Northwest 95th Street and remained closed for much of the night.

Traffic on I-95 in Miami-Dade County following a deadly crash between a motorcyclist and an SUV. (WPLG)

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

About the Author:

David Dwork joined the WPLG Local 10 News team in August 2019. Born and raised in Miami-Dade County, David has covered South Florida sports since 2007.