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Tractor-trailer dangles off side of I-595 exit ramp after crash

Crash causes closure to westbound ramp to Florida's Turnpike

A tractor-trailer was dangling over an overpass on an Interstate 595 exit ramp Wednesday afternoon.
A tractor-trailer was dangling over an overpass on an Interstate 595 exit ramp Wednesday afternoon.

DAVIE, Fla. – A tractor-trailer was dangling off an Interstate 595 exit ramp Wednesday afternoon after a crash.

The crash occurred on the westbound exit ramp from I-595 to Florida's Turnpike during the afternoon rush hour.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the driver lost control of the tractor-trailer.

Sky 10 was above the crash as rescuers worked to clear the scene.

The cab of the truck was dangling over the ledge of the overpass. The truck's load could be seen lying on the grass below.

Nobody was injured and no other vehicles were involved, but the crash caused a diesel fuel spill.

The exit ramp was closed, causing major traffic delays for westbound traffic, as a result of the crash.


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