FELLSMERE, FL - A fatal accident involving a semi tractor-trailer slowed traffic on Interstate 95 in Indian River County Friday afternoon, WFLX reports.
Authorities responded to the scene on I-95 north near the 20th Street exit in Fellsmere after the crash occurred at about 4 p.m. The Florida Highway Patrol said at least one person was killed in the accident, but no details were provided on the victim's identity. There was no word on whether any other vehicles were involved.
Only one lane of traffic was getting by on I-95 north for several hours while the wreckage was being cleared away.
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