News: Lanes closed on Florida Turnpike due to 18-wheeler accident

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, FL – A portion of the Florida Turnpike was closed in Miami-Dade County Wednesday morning following a truck accident, WSVN reports.

Authorities said an 18-wheeler lost its load and rolled onto its side near the exit for Northwest 106th Street shortly before noon.  The incident caused a crash that involved a total of four vehicles.  No injuries were immediately reported.

The northbound lanes of the turnpike were shut down for about two hours, causing major traffic delays through the area.

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