News: Man dies after driving off I-95 in Miami-Dade, crashing into tree

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, FL – State troopers were at the scene of a deadly crash in Miami-Dade County early Wednesday morning.

According to WPLG, the accident happened as a man was driving a Mercedes-Benz sedan on Interstate 95 north at about 4:40 a.m.

The Florida Highway Patrol said the driver lost control of the vehicle near Ives Dairy Road, went off the interstate and slammed into a tree. 

The driver, whose name was not released, was pronounced dead at the scene. A passenger was transported to Aventura Hospital and Medical Center, but no information was released on the injured person’s condition.

The wreck led to the closure of all northbound lanes of I-95 except for the express lanes.  The FHP is investigating the cause of the accident.

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